A "Labyrinth of Linkages" in Tolstoy's Anna Karenina by Gary L. Browning PDF

By Gary L. Browning

The well known Russian author Leo Tolstoy created a practical masterpiece in Anna Karenina (1878). within the comparable paintings, in addition, he applied allegory and image to an quantity and at a degree of class unknown in his different works. In Browning’s learn, the writer identifies and analyzes formerly overlooked or in simple terms in short pointed out “linkages and keystones” present in hugely built clusters of symbols, bobbing up from Anna’s momentous teach trip and peasant nightmares, and of allegories, rooted in Vronsky’s disastrous steeplechase. inside of this labyrinth of image and allegory lies embedded a lot of the novel’s most important that means. This learn may be of specific curiosity to scholars and students of Russian literature, Tolstoy, image, allegory, structuralism, and ethical criticism.

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