The Kreutzer Sonata: And Other Stories by Leo Tolstoy

"The Kreutzer Sonata: And Other Stories" is a collection of novellas and short stories that delve into the complexities of human relationships and emotions. The central story revolves around a man who, consumed by jealousy and suspicion, murders his wife and then grapples with the guilt and moral implications of his actions. The other stories in the collection explore themes of love, lust, morality, and the human condition, reflecting the author's deep philosophical and religious beliefs.

The 1938th greatest book of all time

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Total Points: 195

Since this book was first published in 1889, there is a penalty of 0%. The age adjusted score is 195.0.

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