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|Title||:||The Death of Ivan Ilych|
|Author||:||Leo Tolstoy, Aylmer Maude|
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|Category||:||Literature, Classics, Russian literature, Philosophy, Th century, Novels|
PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Death of Ivan Ilych Hailed as one of the world s supreme masterpieces on the subject of death and dying The Death of Ivan Ilyich is the story of a worldly careerist a high court judge who has never given the inevitability of his dying so much as a passing thought But one day death announces itself to him and to his shocked surprise he is brought face to face with his own mortality .
How Tolstoy asks does an unreflective man confront his one and only moment of truth .
This short novel was an artistic culmination of a profound spiritual crisis in Tolstoy s life a nine year period following the publication of Anna Karenina during which he wrote not a word of fiction A thoroughly absorbing and at times terrifying glimpse into the abyss of death it is also a strong testament to the possibility of finding spiritual salvation