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The Kreutzer Sonata (Complete Classics)

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Synopsis:

One of Tolstoy's most important shorter works, The Kreutzer Sonata presents a problematic view of the relationship between the sexes and promotes abstinence as the solution. Pozdnyshev jealously observes the intimacy that emerges between his wife and a violin player. Haunted by 'The Kreutzer Sonata' over which they bonded; it plays round and round in Pozdnyshev's head driving him to distraction and to an unquenchable rage. The Kreutzer Sonata is a psychologically fascinating novella, offering interesting insights into the power play between the sexes.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781843793564
Author:
Tolstoy, Leo Nikolayevich
Publisher:
Naxos Audiobooks
Read by:
Oliver, Jonathan
Read:
Oliver, Jonathan
Subject:
Short Stories (single author)
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Abridged:
Y
Series:
Complete Classics
Publication Date:
20100631
Binding:
Compact Disc
Language:
English
Dimensions:
4.90x5.60x1.00 in. .40 lbs.
Media Run Time:
235

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"Synopsis" by , One of Tolstoy's most important shorter works, The Kreutzer Sonata presents a problematic view of the relationship between the sexes and promotes abstinence as the solution. Pozdnyshev jealously observes the intimacy that emerges between his wife and a violin player. Haunted by 'The Kreutzer Sonata' over which they bonded; it plays round and round in Pozdnyshev's head driving him to distraction and to an unquenchable rage. The Kreutzer Sonata is a psychologically fascinating novella, offering interesting insights into the power play between the sexes.
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