Anna Karenina - Leo Tolstoy - 1944 - Nelson Doubleday vintage hardback

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Condition: Good: Good condition for a used book! Some wear. This book is gorgeous and has fantastic color and black and white illustrations. Dark navy boards with beautiful gilt lettering and borders on cover and spine. Slight wear to bottom and top edge of spine. This would be an amazing addition to your collection. See images for the condition of this book.

  Constance Garnett translator and Fritz Eichenberg Illustrator.  Acclaimed by many as the world's greatest novel, Anna Karenina provides 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 all of 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.