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Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy

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Anna Karenina
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Publisher: eBooks@Adelaide
ISBN/ASIN: 1593081774
Number of pages: 832

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Married to a powerful government minister, Anna Karenina is a beautiful woman who falls deeply in love with a wealthy army officer, the elegant Count Vronsky. Desperate to find truth and meaning in her life, she rashly defies the conventions of Russian society and leaves her husband and son to live with her lover. Condemned and ostracized by her peers and prone to fits of jealousy that alienate Vronsky, Anna finds herself unable to escape an increasingly hopeless situation.

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