Book review: Master and Man by Leo Tolstoy


Master and ManMaster and Man by Leo Tolstoy
My rating: 4 of 5 stars

Free download available at Project Gutenberg.

Opening lines:
It happened in the ‘seventies in winter, on the day after St. Nicholas’s Day. There was a fete in the parish and the innkeeper, Vasili Andreevich Brekhunov, a Second Guild merchant, being a church elder had to go to church, and had also to entertain his relatives and friends at home.

5* War and Peace
5* Anna Karenina
3* Where Love Is, There God Is Also
4* The Kreutzer Sonata
4* Katia
4* Resurrection
3* A Letter to a Hindu
3* The Death of Ivan Ilych
3* The Young Tsar
4* Master and Man
TR The Forged Coupon
TR The Cossacks
TR The Journal of Leo Tolstoi V1, 1895-1899 (1917)
TR The Sebastopol Sketches
TR L’enfance et l’adolescence

About Tolstoy:
3* Mrs Tolstoy by Stephen Wakelam
TR Vie de Tolstoy by Roman Rolland
TR The Realists: Eight Portraits: Stendhal, Balzac, Dickens, Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, Galdos, Henry James, Proust

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