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On life : a critical edition / Leo Tolstoy ; edited by Inessa Medzhibovskaya ; translated from the Russian by Michael Denner and Inessa Medzhibovskaya.

Author/creator Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910 author.
Other author/creatorMedzhibovskaya, Inessa, 1964- editor, translator.
Other author/creatorDenner, Michael A. translator.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Evanston, Illinois : Northwestern University Press, 2019.
Copyright Notice ©2019
Descriptionxii, 246 pages : 1 illustration ; 23 cm
Subject(s)
Uniform titleO zhizni. English
Contents List of abbreviations -- Introduction: Tolstoy's On life and its times / Inessa Medzhibovskaya -- A note on the text -- On life / Leo Tolstoy ; translated by Michael Denner and Inessa Medzhibovskaya -- Editor's notes -- Historical supplement / selected, translated, and annotated by Inessa Medzhibovskaya -- Tolstoy's diary (May 1886-February 1887) -- Tolstoy's letter to A. K. Diterikhs (September-October 1886) -- "The concept of life": Tolstoy's talk at the Moscow Psychological Society (March 14, 1887) -- Letters concerning On life, Aleksandra Andreevna Tolstaya and Lev Tolstoy -- Letter to Nikolai Grot, against Tolstoy and On life, Archbishop Nikanor of Kherson and Odessa -- "A little chronicle": a reader's response to critics of On life -- Vladimir Soloviev's unsent letter to Tolstoy (circa 1889-90) -- Nikolai Grot's comparison of On life with Nietzsche's writings -- Letter to the editor from P. K. Novitskaya.
General note"On Life originally completed in Russian under the title O zhizni (1886-87)."
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references.
LCCN 2018025731
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