Caught in the middle of this unseemly battle is Tolstoy
's new private secretary Valentine Bulgakov (McAvoy).
She's paranoid that followers like Vladimir Chertkov (Paul Giamatti) will win Tolstoy
's inheritance and rights.
Speaking about her experiences in Spain, while making this fascinating series, Tolstoy
says: "I have travelled quite a lot before, but very specifically in Central Asia and Russia, and horses are quite a common denominator.
's mastery of "unrestrained patterns gliding overall" is a unique process she has evolved which she calls 'Brush Embroidery', a freehand decorating technique with which she covers an entire surface equally.
While they were drawn to pared-down South East Asian ceramics, Tolstoy
was studying at the Victoria and Albert Museum and discovered its Islamic collections.
Twitter users especially book lovers could not believe that Bombay HC Justice Sarang Kotwal referred to Tolstoy
's novel in such a manner.
Anna Karenina a novel by the Russian author Leo Tolstoy
, first published in book form in 1878.
In 1844, at the age of sixteen and the end of what Tolstoy
says 'was his childhood, and the beginning of his youth', he entered the University of Kazan to study Turco-Arabic literature.
Knapp explores how Russian novelist Leo Tolstoy
(1828-1910), responding to other texts, used the content and especially the multi-plot form of Anna Karenina to ask how lives connect, whether loving one's neighbor can ever be done, or whether--as Anna sees it in her most desperate moment--people are only thrown into the world to hate each other.
The classic novel by Leo Tolstoy
comes to life in this sweeping, romantic epic, a tragic story of love, infidelity and the destiny of a woman who irrevocably changes her life for the sake of passion.
Critique: The second of a series spotlighting the spiritual vision of classic literary authors, The Gospel in Tolstoy
is a carefully chosen array of selections that reveal Tolstoy
's lifelong respect for the teachings of Jesus Christ.