The death of Ivan Ilyich
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Published:
New York : Vintage Books, 2012.
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Description

Tolstoy’s most famous novella is an intense and moving examination of death and the possibilities of redemption, here in a powerful translation by the award-winning Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky.Ivan Ilyich is a middle-aged man who has spent his life focused on his career as a bureaucrat and emotionally detached from his wife and children. After an accident he finds himself on the brink of an untimely death, which he sees as a terrible injustice. Face to face with his mortality, Ivan begins to question everything he has believed about the meaning of life. The Death of Ivan Ilyich is a masterpiece of psychological realism and philosophical profundity that has inspired generations of readers.

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Book
Edition:
First Vintage classics edition.
Physical Desc:
vii, 53 pages ; 21.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780307951335, 0307951332

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (page [54]).
Description
The story of the life and death at the age of forty-five, of a high court prosecutor in 19th-century Russia, it is an intense and moving examination of loss and the possibilities of redemption, in which Tolstoy explores the dichotomy between the artificial and the authentic life.
Language
Translated from the Russian.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Tolstoy, L., Pevear, R., & Volokhonsky, L. (2012). The death of Ivan Ilyich. First Vintage classics edition. New York: Vintage Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Tolstoy, Leo, 1828-1910, Richard Pevear and Larissa. Volokhonsky. 2012. The Death of Ivan Ilyich. New York: Vintage Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Tolstoy, Leo, 1828-1910, Richard Pevear and Larissa. Volokhonsky, The Death of Ivan Ilyich. New York: Vintage Books, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Tolstoy, Leo, Richard Pevear, and Larissa Volokhonsky. The Death of Ivan Ilyich. First Vintage classics edition. New York: Vintage Books, 2012. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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