Father Sergius by Leo Tolstoy

Father Sergius

Leo Tolstoy with Louise Maude (Translator), Aylmer Maude (Translator)

116 pages missing pub info (editions)

fiction classics short stories challenging slow-paced


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...

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