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Anna Karenina : a novel in eight parts —Tolstoy, Leo, graf, 1828-1910.

Anna Karenina tells of the doomed love affair between the sensuous and rebellious Anna and the dashing officer, Count Vronsky. Tragedy unfolds as Anna rejects her passionless marriage and must endure the hypocrisies of s...

Fifty-two stories (1883-1898) —Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904, author.

"Chekhov's genius left an indelible impact on every literary form in which he wrote, but none more so than short fiction. Now, renowned translators Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky give us their peerless renderings...

Last witnesses : an oral history of the children of World War II —Aleksievich, Svetlana, 1948- author.

"Bringing together dozens of voices in her distinctive style, Last Witnesses is Svetlana Alexievich's collection of the memories of those who were children during World War II. These men and women were both witnesses and...

Selected stories of Anton Chekhov —Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich, 1860-1904, author.

Called the greatest of short story writers, Chekhov changed the genre itself with his spare, impressionistic depictions of Russian life and the human condition.

The absentminded fellow —Marshak, S. (Samuil), 1887-1964.

From the time he puts his pants on his arms until he tries to buy a train ticket at the flower shop, "that absentminded fellow from Portobello Road" bumbles from one muddle to the next.

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