Publisher's Synopsis

This work marks the author's movement from the pursuit of aesthetic ideals toward matters of religious and philosophical consequence. The poignant text describes Tolstoy's heartfelt reexamination of Christian orthodoxy and subsequent spiritual awakening. Generations of readers have been inspired by this timeless account of one man's struggle for faith and meaning in life.

Book information

ISBN: 9780486438511
Publisher: Dover Publications Inc.
Imprint: Dover Publications
Pub date:
DEWEY: 230
DEWEY edition: 22
Language: English
Number of pages: 79
Weight: 138g
Height: 213mm
Width: 166mm
Spine width: 7mm