[LEV TOLSTOY] AN EARLY ENGLISH TRANSLATION OF LEV TOLSTOYS MASTER AND AND MAN, 1895
TOLSTOY, Count Lyof N. (Russian 1828-1910), Rendered from Russian into English by S. RAPOPORT and John C. KENWORTHY, MASTER AND MAN: A STORY, (New York: Thomas Y. Crowell and Company, ), 12mo (185 x 123 mm), original hardcover, 64 pages. Condition: binding copy.
One of the earliest translations and printings of one of TolstoyÕs greatest late short stories. Written in late 1894, Master And Man was first published in Moscow in 1895 selling 15 000 copies in four days. The story was immediately and universally popular, with editions all across Russia and translations into English, German and French within the year.