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Family Happiness by Leo Tolstoy

Family Happiness by Leo Tolstoy

by Leo Tolstoy
     
 
�Family Happiness� is Tolstoy�s ironically-titled novella about a young seventeen-year-old girl who marries a much older man. Initially distressed to find that her na�ve conception of marriage did not adequately prepare her for the complexities her new life, Mashechka becomes corrupted by the pretentious frivolities of St. Petersburg society. An exquisitely realistic

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�Family Happiness� is Tolstoy�s ironically-titled novella about a young seventeen-year-old girl who marries a much older man. Initially distressed to find that her na�ve conception of marriage did not adequately prepare her for the complexities her new life, Mashechka becomes corrupted by the pretentious frivolities of St. Petersburg society. An exquisitely realistic psychological portrait of a young woman�s emotional evolution, �Family Happiness� was published in 1859.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940149490264
Publisher:
Consumer Oriented Ebooks Publisher
Publication date:
04/19/2014
Series:
Leo Tolstoy Books , #7
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Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
216 KB

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