How to Write Like Tolstoy

Written By Richard Cohen
How to Write Like Tolstoy
  • Publsiher : Oneworld Publications
  • Release : 01 September 2016
  • ISBN : 1786070227
  • Pages : 336 pages
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Download or read book entitled How to Write Like Tolstoy by author: Richard Cohen which was release on 01 September 2016 and published by Oneworld Publications with total page 336 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. For anyone who has ever identified with a character from fiction, been seduced by a first sentence or been profoundly moved by a story’s end, How to Write Like Tolstoy is a wonderful and illuminating journey into the minds and imaginations of the world’s greatest writers. What made Nabokov choose the name Lolita? Why did Fitzgerald tell The Great Gatsby in the first person? How did Kerouac, who raged against revision, finally come to revise On the Road? Why did Martin Amis give up on writing about sex? Veteran editor Richard Cohen draws on a vast and eclectic reservoir of knowledge to reveal what makes good prose soar. From plot and character development to dialogue and point of view, the motivations, obsessions, tricks and talents of a host of great novelists are brought to the fore, their published works mined and private beliefs unearthed. There’s the nature of originality as plagiarism is discussed, and a weighing of the odds when trying to write about physical intimacies. And how to begin…Or end? From first page to last, How to Write Like Tolstoy is a unique exploration of the act and art of writing, one which enriches our experience of reading both the

How to Write Like Tolstoy

How to Write Like Tolstoy
  • Author : Richard Cohen
  • Publisher : Oneworld Publications
  • Release Date : 2016-09-01
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 1786070227
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Summary : For anyone who has ever identified with a character from fiction, been seduced by a first sentence or been profoundly moved by a story’s end, How to Write Like Tolstoy is a wonderful and illuminating journey into the minds and imaginations of the world’s greatest writers. What made ...

How to Write Like Tolstoy

How to Write Like Tolstoy
  • Author : Richard Cohen
  • Publisher : Random House Trade Paperbacks
  • Release Date : 2021-05-04
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 1786070227
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Summary : For anyone who has ever identified with a hero or heroine, been seduced by a strong opening sentence, or been powerfully moved by a story's end, How to Write Like Tolstoy is a thought-provoking journey inside the minds of the world's most accomplished storytellers, from Shakespeare to Stephen King. "I ...

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Leo Tolstoy and Our Time
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1982
  • Total pages : 171
  • ISBN : 1786070227
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War and Peace
  • Author : Leo Tolstoy
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release Date : 2010-10-14
  • Total pages : 1392
  • ISBN : 1786070227
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Summary : I don't understand it; I don't in the least understand why men can't live without wars. How is it that we women don't want anything of the kind, don't need it? Tolstoy's epic masterpiece intertwines the lives of private and public individuals during the time of the Napoleonic wars and ...

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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020-08-12
  • Total pages : 62
  • ISBN : 1786070227
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Summary : Leo Tolstoy, Tolstoy also spelled Tolstoi, Russian in full Lev Nikolayevich, Graf (count) Tolstoy, (born August 28 [September 9, New Style], 1828, Yasnaya Polyana, Tula province, Russian Empire-died November 7 [November 20], 1910, Astapovo, Ryazan province), Russian author, a master of realistic fiction and one of the world's greatest novelists. Tolstoy is best known for his ...

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  • Author : Edwin Seaver
  • Publisher : Lawrence Hill Books
  • Release Date : 1986
  • Total pages : 204
  • ISBN : 1786070227
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Summary : The author shares reminiscences of his parents, his childhood, and his experiences during a long career in the publishing industry...

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  • Author : Sir William Golding,Sterling Professor of Humanities Harold Bloom
  • Publisher : Chelsea House
  • Release Date : 1988
  • Total pages : 144
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Summary : A collection of seven critical essays discussing Tolstoy's novel, arranged in chronological order of their original publication....

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  • Author : Encyclopaedia Britannica, inc
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1998
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020-02-22
  • Total pages : 126
  • ISBN : 1786070227
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Summary : Leo Tolstoy, Tolstoy also spelled Tolstoi, Russian in full Lev Nikolayevich, Graf (count) Tolstoy, (born August 28 [September 9, New Style], 1828, Yasnaya Polyana, Tula province, Russian Empire--died November 7 [November 20], 1910, Astapovo, Ryazan province), Russian author, a master of realistic fiction and one of the world's greatest novelists. Tolstoy is best known for his ...

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1958
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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2007
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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1981
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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1786070227
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  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2016-09-06
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 1786070227
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Summary : “A very personal remembrance of Nora Ephron’s life and loves, and her ups and downs” (USA TODAY) by her long-time and dear friend Richard Cohen in a hilarious, blunt, raucous, and poignant recollection of their decades-long friendship. Nora Ephron (1941–2012) was a phenomenal personality, journalist, essayist, novelist, playwright, Oscar-nominated screenwriter, ...

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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 178
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