War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy

$ 8.00

War and Peace by Leo Tolstoy is a 1484-page softcover.  The Louise and Aylmer Maude translation was first published in 1922-3, and reprinted in 1928, this copy published in 1966 by W.W. Norton & Company.  The cover has surface wear and creases but no tears.  Inside, the pages are starting to lightly tan around the edges, but otherwise and clean and unmarked.  The condition is good.  

Book Summary

The English translation by Louise and Aylmer Maude--the version closest both in letter and spirit to the original.

Important letters by Tolstoy and early drafts of his introduction.

A wide range of important Russian criticism, representing all the prominent literary schools, never before translated into English.  The best of Western criticism:  articles and statements by Henry James, Percy Lubbock, Albert Cook, E.K. Brown, Ralph E. Matlaw, Isaiah Berlin, R.F. Christian, Georg Lukacs, and Kate Hamburger.

ISBN:  0-393-09672-6

 


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