Anna Karenina (Oxford World's Classics Series)

Anna Karenina (Oxford World's Classics Series)

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by Leo Tolstoy
     
 

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One of the greatest novels ever written, Anna Karenina sets the impossible and destructive triangle of Anna, her husband Karenin, and her lover Vronsky against the marriage of Levin and Kitty, thus illuminating the most important questions that face humanity. This edition uses the acclaimed Louise and Alymer Maude translation, and offers a new introduction and…  See more details below

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One of the greatest novels ever written, Anna Karenina sets the impossible and destructive triangle of Anna, her husband Karenin, and her lover Vronsky against the marriage of Levin and Kitty, thus illuminating the most important questions that face humanity. This edition uses the acclaimed Louise and Alymer Maude translation, and offers a new introduction and notes which provide completely up-to-date perspectives on Tolstoy's classic work.

About the Series: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the broadest spectrum of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, voluminous notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780192100351
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
09/01/1999
Series:
Oxford World's Classics Series
Pages:
1024
Product dimensions:
4.90(w) x 6.50(h) x 1.70(d)

Meet the Author

W. Gareth Jones is Professor of Russian at the School of Modern Languages, University College of North Wales.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
September 9, 1828
Date of Death:
November 20, 1910
Place of Birth:
Tula Province, Russia
Place of Death:
Astapovo, Russia
Education:
Privately educated by French and German tutors; attended the University of Kazan, 1844-47

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