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thought of via a few to be the best novel ever written, “Anna Karenina” is Tolstoy’s vintage story of affection and adultery set opposed to the backdrop of excessive society in Moscow and Saint Petersburg. A wealthy and complicated masterpiece, the unconventional charts the disastrous process a love affair among Anna, a gorgeous married girl, and count number Vronsky, a filthy rich military officer. Tolstoy seamlessly weaves jointly the lives of dozens of characters, and in doing so captures a wide ranging tapestry of late-nineteenth-century Russian society. As Matthew Arnold wrote in his celebrated essay on Tolstoy, “We should not to take Anna Karenina as a piece of artwork; we're to take it as a bit of life.”

The most sensible novel ever written. —William Faulkner
A excellent murals. —Fyodor Dostoyevsky
One of the best love tales in international literature. —Vladimir Nabokov
To learn him… is to discover one’s means domestic… to every thing inside of us that's basic and sane. —Thomas Mann

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