Browse our shelves virtually! We ship books across India ๐Ÿ“š
Cart 0
Anna Karenina

Anna Karenina

  • Author: Leo Tolstoy, Louise, Alymer Maude
  • Publisher: Penguin
  • ISBN: 9781784871956
Regular price Rs. 499.00 Rs. 0.00 Unit price per
Tax included.
Acclaimed by many as the world's greatest novel, Anna Kareninaprovides a vast panorama of contemporary life in Russia and of humanity in general. In it Tolstoy uses his intense imaginative insight to create some of the most memorable characters in literature. Anna is a sophisticated woman who abandons her empty existence as the wife of Karenin and turns to Count Vronsky to fulfil her passionate nature - with tragic consequences. Levin is a reflection of Tolstoy himself, often expressing the author's own views and convictions.

Throughout, Tolstoy points no moral, merely inviting us not to judge but to watch. As Rosemary Edmonds comments, 'He leaves the shifting patterns of the kaleidoscope to bring home the meaning of the brooding words following the title, 'Vengeance is mine, and I will repay.

Tagged with:

Alymer Maude / classics / fiction / international / Leo Tolstoy / Louise / russian / translation /