a novel (1875–76) by Leo Tolstoy.
So she might read Anna Karenina (one of my favorites) and be thinking she could intervene and bring Anna to her senses.
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This might have inspired Wright to enclose part of his Anna Karenina inside a theater, as if a Chekhov play is being mounted.
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As such, they are as “fallen” as Tess, Anna Karenina, or Sister Carrie.
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And Keira Knightley brought her own jewels to the Anna Karenina set.
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In the novels and plays of that time a coat was a very important part of a wordbook, for Anna Karenina and Three Sisters.
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Anna Karenina is not one novel, but two, and suffers accordingly.
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After your departure, he writes, I read Anna Karenina once more.
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We have all dwelt in that country where Anna Karenina and the Levins were the only people who mattered much.
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“Anna Karenina” is undoubtedly far from “pleasant” reading, since it is the tragical recital of an adulterous love.
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And the same necessity we see in “Anna Karenina;” here again Tolstoy’s materials are not persons but groups.
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Anna Karenina [(an-uh kuh-ren-uh-nuh)]
(1873–1876) A novel by Leo Tolstoy; the title character enters a tragic adulterous affair and commits suicide by throwing herself under a train.
Note: Anna Karenina begins with the famous sentence “Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.”
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