The Kreutzer Sonata, sexual morality and music

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The chapter focuses on Tolstoy's representation of music in his literary works. It analyses Tolstoy's ambivalent attitudes to Beethoven's music in the context of the reception of Beethoven in Russia in the 19th century.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationTolstoy and Spirituality
EditorsPredrag Cicovacki, Heidi Nada Grek
Place of PublicationBoston
PublisherAcademic Studies Press
Number of pages18
ISBN (Print)9781618118707
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2018


  • Tolstoy Kreutser Sonata
  • Tolsoy
  • spirituality
  • music


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