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Anna Karenina

Leo Tolstoy

Translator Constance Garnett

Publisher: Charles River Editors

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Anna Karenina is one of Leo Tolstoy's classic novels.  Like many of Tolstoy's books, Anna Karenina depicts many themes such as the Russian feudal system, religion, and gender issues.

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