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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Lectures on the Philosophy of History (1830-31; pub. 1837)
Principles of Geology (1830-33)
The Red and the Black (1830)
Poems (Tennyson) (1830-89)
The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1831)
The Lady of Shallot (1832)
On War (1832)
Eugenie Grandet (1833)
The Lotos-Eaters (1833)
Pere Goriot (1834-5)
Democracy in America (1835-39)
Fairy Tales (Andersen) (1835-45)
Pickwick Papers (1836-37)
The Voyage of the Beagle (1836)
Oliver Twist (1837-39)
Nicholas Nickleby (1838-39)
The Charterhouse of Parma (1839)
Experimental Researches in Electricity (1839-55)
The Fall of the House of Usher (1839)
Poems (Emerson) (1840-47)
Dead Souls (1841-46)
Essays (Emerson) (1841-44)
The Murders in the Rue Morgue (1841)
Eleonora (1842)
The Masque of the Red Death (1842)
The Overcoat (1842)
A Christmas Carol (1843)
Either/Or (1843)
Fear and Trembling (1843)
The Pit and the Pendulum (1843)
A System of Logic (1843)
The Tell-Tale Heart (1843)
The Count of Monte Cristo (1844-45)
Economic and Philosophical Manuscripts (1844)
Rappaccini's Daughter (1844)
The Three Musketeers (1844)
The Purloined Letter (1845)
The Raven (1845)
The Cask of Amontillado (1846)
Poems (E. Brontë) (1846)
Jane Eyre (1847)
Vanity Fair (1847-48)
Wuthering Heights (1847)
The Communist Manifesto (1848)
Civil Disobedience (1849)
David Copperfield (1849)
Sickness Unto Death (1849)
Poems (Dickinson) (1850-1886; pub. 1890)
The Poetic Principle (pub. 1850)
Representative Men (1850)
The Scarlet Letter (1850)
Sonnets from the Portuguese (1850)
The House of the Seven Gables (1851)
The Indestructibility of Our Inner Nature (1851)
Jonathan Swift (1851)
Moby Dick (1851)
Studies in Pessimism (1851)
Uncle Tom's Cabin (1852)
Bleak House (1853)
The Attack Upon Christendom (1854-55)
The Charge of the Light Brigade (1854)
Hard Times (1854)
Walden (1854)
Little Dorrit (1855-57)
The Positive Philosophy (1855)
English Traits (1856)
Madame Bovary (1857)
Adam Bede (1859)
The Forces of Matter (1859-60)
On Liberty (1859)
The Origin of Species (1859)
A Tale of Two Cities (1859)
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