Leo Tolstoy (1828-1910)

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List of Works
[After the Ball]   [Anna Karenina]   [The Death of Ivan Ilyich]   [Ivan the Fool]   [My Confession]   [Twenty-Three Tales]   [War and Peace]   [What is Art?]   [What Men Live By]  
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After the Ball (1903) [gbf(50,HS)]
Or, After the Dance. I used to have this incorrectly listed as chapter 28, part one of Anna Karenina, which begins "After the ball..."; I have since learned that it is a separate work.
  • HTML (Single page, 55 KB) at Classic Bookshelf (Translator unknown)

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  • Paperback edition of The Kreutzer Sonata and Other Stories; the "Other Stories" are After the Ball, The Devil and The Forged Coupon. (Viking Press, 1986, 287 pg).
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Anna Karenina (1875-77) [HTR,HC]
  • HTML (Multi-page, indexed) at Friends and Partners (Translator unknown)
  • HTML (Multi-page, indexed; plain text and MP3 audio also available) at Christian Classics Ethereal Library (Translated by Constance Garnett)
  • Russian HTML (8 pages, indexed) at Yevgeny Peskin's Public Electronic Library
  • Russian HTML (Single page, 1,778 KB) at Yevgeny Peskin's Public Electronic Library
  • Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg (Translated by Constance Garnett)
  • Multi-format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg (Translator unknown)
  • Modern Greek Multi-Format (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) at Project Gutenberg (Translated by Elias Economopoulos)

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  • Hardcover edition, translated by Aylmer Maude (Everymans Library, 1992).
  • Paperback edition, translated by Constance Garnett (Modern Library, 2000, 992 pg).
  • Paperback edition, translated by Aylmer and Louise Maude (Oxford Univ Pr, 1998).
  • Paperback edition, translated by Joel Carmichael (Bantam Classics, 1984).
  • Audio CD edition, unabridged, read by Nadia May (Blackstone Audiobooks, 2004).
  • Audio CD edition, abridged, read by Laura Paton (Naxos Audio Books, 1996).
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The Death of Ivan Ilych (1886) [GBF]
  • HTML (Multi-page, indexed; plain text also available) at Christian Classics Ethereal Library (Translated by Louise and Aylmer Maude)

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  • Mass Market Paperback edition, translated by Lynn Solotaroff (Bantam Classic and Loveswept, 1987, 134 pg).
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Ivan the Fool (1890) [HC]
One of the Twenty-Three Tales.
  • HTML (12 pages, indexed) at Bartleby.com (Translated by Constance Garnett)

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  • Paperback edition of Ivan the Fool, a Lost Opportunity and Polikushka: Three Short Stories (Unknown, 2001, 176 pg).
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My Confession (1880-82)
  • HTML (Multi-page, indexed; plain text also available) at Christian Classics Ethereal Library (Translator unknown)

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  • Paperback edition, translated by David Patterson (W.W. Norton & Co, 1996).
  • Paperback edition of A Confession and Other Religious Writings, translated by Jane Kentish (Penguin USA, 1988, 238 pg).
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Twenty-Three Tales (1907) [HTR,HC]
The HC code comes from the tale Ivan the Fool.
  • HTML (Multi-page, indexed; plain text and MP3 audio also available) at Christian Classics Ethereal Library (Translated by Aylmer and Louise Maude)

  • What Men Live By [HTR]
    • Tagalog Multi-Format (HTML, EPUB, Text) at Project Gutenberg; Sa Ano Nabubuhay Ang Tao (Translated by Tamiko I. Camacho and Jerome Espinosa Baladad)


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  • Paperback edition of Walk in the Light : and Twenty-Three Tales, translated by Aylmer and Louise Maude (Orbis Books, 2003 360 pg).
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War and Peace (1865-69) [GBWW,GI,HTR]
  • HTML (Multi-page, indexed) at Friends and Partners (Translator unknown)
  • French Multi-format edition (HTML, EPUB, Kindle, Text) in three volumes at Project Gutenberg (Translated by Georges Guiffrey):


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  • Paperback edition, translated by Anthony Briggs (Penguin Classics, 2006, 1424 pg).
  • Audio Cassette edition in four parts, unabridged (Books on Tape, 1982):
    Part 1 - Part 2 - Part 3 - Part 4
  • Audio CD edition, abridged, narrated by Neville Jason (Naxos of America, 1995, 4 CDs).
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What is Art? (1898) [HTR]
  • Various Formats (Flip Book, PDF, Text File, DjVu) at Internet Archive (Translated by Aylmer Maude)

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  • Paperback edition, translated by Larissa Volokhonsky (Penguin USA, 1996, 201 pg).
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The Prince (c. 1505-1515; pub. 1532)
The Praise of Folly (1509)
Orlando Furioso (1516; rev. 1521&1532)
Utopia (1516)
Ninety-Five Theses (1517)
The Babylonian Captivity of the Church (1520)
On Christian Liberty (1520)
To the Christian Nobility (1520)
Concerning the Bondage of the Will (1525)
The Courtier (1528)
Discourses on the First Ten Books of Livy (pub. 1531)
Gargantua and Pantagruel (pub.c. 1532-1564)
Institutes of the Christian Religion (1536)
Spiritual Exercises (c. 1541)
On the Revolutions of the Heavenly Spheres (1543)
The Book of Common Prayer (1549)
Table-Talk (pub. 1566)
The Way of Perfection (c. 1566)
Essays (Montaigne) (1575)
Interior Castle (1577)
The Ascent of Mt. Carmel (c. 1585)
The Dark Night of the Soul (c. 1588)
The Two Gentlemen of Verona (c. 1589-1591)
The Taming of the Shrew (c. 1590-1591)
The First Part of King Henry the Sixth (1591)
The Second Part of King Henry the Sixth (1591)
The Third Part of King Henry the Sixth (c. 1591-1592)
Titus Andronicus (c. 1591-1592)
King Richard the Third (c. 1592-1593)
Doctor Faustus (1593?; pub. 1604)
Venus and Adonis (1593)
The Comedy of Errors (1594)
Edward the Second (1594)
The Rape of Lucrece (1594)
Love's Labour's Lost (c. 1594-1595)
The Laws of Ecclesiastical Polity (pub. 1594-1662)
Poems (Donne) (c. 1595-1631)
Romeo and Juliet (1595)
A Midsummer Night's Dream (1595)
King Richard the Second (1595)
Prothalamion (1596)
The Faerie Queene (1596)
King John (1596)
The Merchant of Venice (c. 1596-1597)
The First Part of King Henry the Fourth (c. 1596-1597)
The Merry Wives of Windsor (1597)
The Second Part of King Henry the Fourth (c. 1597-1598)
Much Ado About Nothing (c. 1598-1599)
The Passionate Pilgrim (1599)
Sonnets to Sundry Notes of Music (1599)
The Life of King Henry the Fifth (1599)
Julius Caesar (1599)
As You Like It (c. 1599-1600)
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark (c. 1599-1601)
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