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Father Sergius. by Tolstoy

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Published by Foreign Languages Publishing House in Moscow .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statement[Translated by Helen Altschular]
SeriesClassics of Russian Literature
The Physical Object
Pagination95 p.
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16479745M

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‎Prince Stepan Kasatsky experiences a disappointment with his fiancé and decides to become a monk! There is a story line, but beneath it, Father Sergius struggles to find peace and, if not happiness, then at least contentment. But he is always disillusioned and ultimately unsatisfied. Only in the end. Brand new Book. Father Sergius is the short story by Leo Tolstoy written between and , finally published in The story follows a young Prince Stepan Kasatsky, a man destined for greatness, or maybe not. Odin's Library Classics is dedicated to bringing the world the best of humankind's literature from throughout the ages. Carefully. Top Books Top Audiobooks Oprah’s Book Club Father Sergius. Tolstoy. $; $; Publisher Description. In Petersburg in the eighteen-forties a surprising event occurred. An officer of the Cuirassier Life Guards, a handsome prince who everyone predicted would become aide-decamp to the Emperor Nicholas I and have a brilliant career, left the. FATHER SERGIUS By Leo Tolstoy Contents I II III IV V VI I In Petersburg in the eighteen-forties a surprising event occurred. An officer of the Cuirassier Life Guards, a handsome prince who everyone predicted would become aide-de-camp to the Emperor Nicholas I. and have a brilliant career, left the service, broke off his engagement to a 4/5(32).

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