Buy Textbooks  |  Rent Textbooks  |  Sell Textbooks  |  eTextbooks
Help  |  Questions? 1-877-292-6442
Hello, Sign In
Your Account

Last Steps: The Late Writings of Leo Tolstoy - 10 edition

Last Steps: The Late Writings of Leo Tolstoy (ISBN10: 0141191198; ISBN13: 9780141191195)
ISBN13: 978-0141191195
ISBN10: 0141191198

Summary: The year is 1910. Anna Kareninaand War and Peacehave made Leo Tolstoy the world?s most famous author. But fame comes at a price. In this fascinating look at a tortured genius on the eve of death, Jay Parini presents Tolstoy?s autobiographical writing alongside letters from loved ones to paint a portrait of the great author?s final year. Desperate to find respite from his troubled marriage, Tolstoy ventures into the wilderness in search of isolation, only to find a battle for his soul more and legacy that offers no peace. Last Stepsputs a literary giant?s life and work in perspective as it bears witness to his struggle to reconcile the two. less

Edition/Copyright: 10
Cover: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin Books, Inc.
Published: 12/01/2009
International: No

List Price: $14.00
Used  Currently Sold Out
New  Currently Sold Out
Rental $9.99
Due back 05/29/2015
Save $4.01 (29%)
  • Free return shipping
  • In stock
  • 21-day satisfaction guarantee
CDs or access codes may not be included
Marketplace sellers starting at $4.54

21 more offers below.

The Marketplace on
Additional Sellers for Last Steps: The Late Writings of Leo Tolstoy
Just for you, we curate a growing list of independent booksellers, giving you even MORE choices when shopping for your textbooks.
Keep in mind: Marketplace orders do NOT qualify for free shipping. More about the MarketplaceMore about the Marketplace

Filter by:   All (21)  |  New (11)  |  Like New (1)  |  Very Good (2)  |  Good (5)  |  Acceptable (2)

+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Barnes &
Various Shipping Locations, USA
Seller Rating: 5
Brand new, ships from the closest shipping location to your shipping address!
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Phoenix, AZ
Seller Rating: 5
2009 Paperback Good Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, and may not include cd-rom or ac morecess codes. Customer service is our top priority! less
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Book Planet TX
Lubbock, TX
Seller Rating: 4.77
E Rutherford, New Jersey, 2009 Paperback Very Good 0141191198. No marks or creases. Very clean copy.
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Horcott Rd, Fairford,
Seller Rating: 4.41
New Book. Shipped from UK within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000.
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Secaucus, NJ
Seller Rating: 4.48
New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000.
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Avenel, NJ
Seller Rating: 4.15
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Grand Rapids, MI
Seller Rating: 4.72
BRAND NEW ITEM! 100% Satisfaction Guarantee. Tracking provided on most orders. Buy with Confidence! Millions of items sold!.
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Westminster, MD
Seller Rating: 4.19
Brand New, Perfect Condition, Please allow 4-14 business days for delivery. 100% Money Back Guarantee, Over 1,000,000 customers served.
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Book Culture Inc.
New York, NY
Seller Rating: 4.19
2009 Paperback Fair May have highlighting or underlining. Textbooks may not include access codes. Shipped from a real independent book store in Manhattan.
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
Indian Trail, NC
Seller Rating: 4.36
"BRAND NEW. 30 Day Satisfaction Guarantee. Quick International Airmail!"
+$3.99 s/h
Add marketplace to your cart
San Francisco, CA
Seller Rating: 4.85
paperback New York. 2009. Penguin Books. 1st Penguin Classic Paperback Edition. Very Good In Wrappers. 336 pages. paperback. 9780141191195. Cover: Leo Tolstoy on his 75th birthday, 1903. Edited & Wi moreth An Introduction by Jay Parini. Translations from the Russian by R. F. Christian, Constance Garnett, Michael R. Katz, Jane Kentish, Aylmer Maude, Leo Weiner, and Jay Parini. keywords: Literature Russia Translated. inventory # 37738. FROM THE PUBLISHER-This new selection brings together the pivotal writings ? essays, diaries and letters ? from Tolstoy's turbulent later years, when he became increasingly tortured by personal and spiritual crises. It includes A Confession (1882) and other pieces in which he expressed his unorthodox version of Christianity, which eventually led to his excommunication from the Church. Here too are essays championing social justice, pacifism and various moral causes, including The First Step (1891), a defence of vegetarianism; writings on aesthetic issues ? such as What is Art? less
Page:   1     2     3     |   Next >