Anna Karenina.

Translated from the Russian by Constance Garnett.
  • 950 Pages
  • 2.85 MB
  • English
The Modern Library , New York
SeriesThe modern library of the world"s best books
ContributionsGarnett, Constance Black, 1862-1946.
LC ClassificationsPG3366 A6 G3 19--
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17570759M

Some people say Anna Karenina is the single greatest novel ever written, which makes about as much sense to me as trying to determine the world's greatest color. But there is no doubt that Anna Karenina, generally considered Tolstoy's best book, is definitely one ripping greatmiserable in her loveless marriage, does the barely thinkable and succumbs to her desires for the dashing /5().

Anna Karenina is a novel by the Russian writer Leo Tolstoy, published in serial installments from to in the periodical The Russian Messenger. Tolstoy clashed with editor Mikhail Katkov over political issues that arose in the Anna Karenina.

book installment (Tolstoy's negative views of Russian volunteers going to fight in Serbia); therefore, the /5(K). Stiva’s sister, Anna Karenina, wife of the St. Petersburg government official Karenin, arrives at the Oblonskys’ to mediate.

Eventually, Anna is able to bring Stiva and Dolly to a reconciliation. Meanwhile, Dolly’s younger sister, Kitty, is courted by two suitors: Konstantin Levin, an awkward landowner, and Alexei Vronsky, a dashing Author: Leo Tolstoy. A crisis develops in the Oblonsky household when Dolly finds out about her husband's affair.

Stiva's sister, Anna Karenina, arrives to reconcile the couple and dissuades Dolly from getting a divorce. Konstantin Levin, Stiva's friend, arrives in Moscow to propose to the eighteen year old Kitty Shtcherbatsky.

She refuses him, for she loves Count.

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Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way. Everything was in confusion in the Oblonskys’ house. The wife had discovered that the husband was carrying on an intrigue with a French girl, who had been a governess in their family, and she had announced to her husband that she could not go on living in the same house with him.

The tragic consequences of the pursuit of love for love's sake, in defiance of the rules laid down by one's peers and one's family, is an eternal story, and that story is in Anna Karenina, but Author: James Meek. Anna Karenina (Russian: «Анна Каренина»; Russian pronunciation: [ˈanːə kɐˈrʲenʲɪnə]) is a novel by the Russian writer Leo Tolstoy, published in serial installments from Anna Karenina, novel by Leo Tolstoy, published in installments between and and considered one of the pinnacles of world literature.

The narrative centres on the adulterous affair between Anna, wife of Aleksey Karenin, and Count Vronsky, a young bachelor. Karenin’s discovery of the liaison.

8 Anna Karenina Chapter 2 Stepan Arkadyevitch was a truthful man in his rela-tions with himself. He was incapable of deceiving himself and persuading himself that he repented of his conduct.

He could not at this date repent of the fact that he, a hand-some, susceptible man of thirty-four, was not in love with. Anna Karenina is one of the most loved and memorable heroines of literature. Her overwhelming charm dominates a novel of unparalleled richness and density.

Tolstoy considered this book to be his first real attempt at a novel form, and it addresses the very nature of society at all levels,- of destiny, death, human relationships and the 4/5(K). Wright’s “Anna Karenina” isn’t a straight-forward adaptation of the novel, but a fanciful, expressionistic reinterpretation of it, with a knowing, self-conscious screenplay by Tom : Joshua Rothman.

This authoritative edition, which received the PEN Translation Prize and was an Oprah Book Club™ selection, also includes an illuminating introduction and explanatory notes. Beautiful, vigorous, and eminently readable, this Anna Karenina will be the definitive text for fans of the film and generations to come.

This Penguin Classics Deluxe Brand: Penguin Publishing Group. Anna Karenina, This movie version stars Greta Garbo as Anna Karenina. Anna Karenina, Stars Vivien Leigh in the title role.

Anna Karenina, A TV mini-series adaptation of Tolstoy's famous novel. Anna Karenina, Another movie version of Anna Karenina, this one starring Jacqueline Bisset as Anna and Christopher Reeve as Vronsky. Anna Karenina is a novel by Leo Tolstoy that was first published in Read a Plot Overview of the entire book or a chapter by chapter Summary and Analysis.

See a complete list of the characters in Anna Karenina and in-depth analyses of Anna Karenina, Konstantin Levin, Alexei Karenin, Alexei Vronsky, and. The Project Gutenberg EBook of Anna Karenina, by Leo Tolstoy This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.

You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: Anna Karenina Author: Leo. Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy Translated by Constance Garnett. Table of Contents: PART ONE Chapter 1 Chapter 2 Chapter 3 Chapter 4 Chapter 5 Chapter 6 Chapter 7 Chapter 8 Chapter 9 Chapter 10 Chapter 11 Chapter 12 Chapter 13 Chapter 14 Chapter 15 Chapter 16 Chapter 17 Chapter 18 Chapter 19 Chapter 20 Chapter 21 Chapter 22 Chapter   Anna Karenina is a true master piece.

A highly engaging work of fiction with an incredible charm of the life and times in the Russian aristocratic society Not only is the plot very interesting but so is the sub plot involving Kitty and Levin.

Forget War and Peace this is his best book, it is long but when reading it seems like a short 5/5(7). Anna Karenina is one of the most loved and memorable heroines of literature.

Her overwhelming charm dominates a novel of unparalleled richness and density. Tolstoy considered this book to be his first real attempt at a novel form, and it addresses the very nature of society at all levels,- of destiny, death, human relationships and the /5().

Yet Anna Karenina is a book that covers much more than one woman's misguided love affair. Tolstoy 's broad canvas is big enough to include insight into happy marriages, adultery, sexuality, country life, politics, masculinity and femininity, individuality, conformity, altruism, love.

Anna Karenina is the story of a woman’s tragic self-destruction as she pursues an affair with a younger man, Vronsky, in pursuit of something better than the cold and distant relationship she has with her husband. Meanwhile, another young couple navigates a complicated courtship, marries, and starts a family.

Through these two core arcs, additional family dramas unfold throughout the story Author: Emily Wenstrom. Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy Published by Vintage Books on Genres/Lists: Classics, Fiction, Books Pages: Read synopsis on Goodreads Buy the book: Amazon/Audible (this post includes affiliate links).

I finally read my first Tolstoy.I’ve always been afraid of picking him up because, well, the Russians are just so daunting but, since I’m trying to read some of the books from 4/5. Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy, a free text and ebook for easy online reading, study, and reference.

"Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way." The novel Anna Karenina starts with one of its most often quoted lines.

It's a story of the tragedy of infidelity; those committed and those imagined. The book opens with Anna arriving on a scene of family chaos which. Anna Karenina, considered by many critics to be Tolstoy's finest achievement, is one of the most important novels of the nineteenth y imbues the simple tale of a love affair with rich portraits of Russian high society, politics, and religion.

As the book opens, Prince Stephen Oblonsky, known as Stiva, is arguing with his wife, Dolly: he has had an affair with their children's. Leo Tolstoy’s psychological novel Anna Karenina follows the life of the enchanting and rebellious Anna who seeks to break free from the shackles of society.

Set in late 19th century Russia, Anna is portrayed as an ideal, cultivated aristocratic wife, mother and model for women alike.5/5(5). Anna Karenina, the film, ostensibly follows the arc of the novel, and the screenplay by Tom Stoppard includes many of the main characters and main it is all slick surface.

The film is a. “Anna Karenina” is a novel with a contemporary thematic in which the main theme is Anna’s adultery because of which she get rejected from society and experiences a tragic end.

Parallel to her story we follow up on the destructive love between Anna and Vronsky and the love story between Levin and Kitty based on an unselfish love.

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#1: How does Levin propose the second time to Kitty. #2: How does Anna die. #3: How does Dolly feel after she visits Anna while she is living with Vronsky. #4: When does Kitty tell Levin that she is pregnant?. “Anna Karenin” is the most widely known of Tolstoy’s works and is generally regarded as his artistic masterpiece.

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It exhibits favorably his peculiar realism—a realism which consists not merely in the accuracy of literal description of actual types and conditions, but in an essential truthfulness whichFile Size: 1MB. The book was “Anna Karenina,” famously about a suicide.

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25 of the best book quotes from Anna Karenina #1 “I’ve always loved you, and when you love someone, you love the whole person, just as .