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LOT 252:

TOLSTOY, LEO
Der Toydt fun Ivan Ilitsh [“The Death of Ivan Ilyich.”]

Sold for: $400
Estimated price:
$ 300 - $500
Auction house commission: 25%
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14/06/2018 at Kestenbaum & Company
tags: Books

Der Toydt fun Ivan Ilitsh [“The Death of Ivan Ilyich.”]

First Edition in Yiddish. pp. 233. Owner’s pencil inscription in front. Original illustrated boards, rubbed. 12mo.

New York: Forverts, 1918.

The Death of Ivan Ilyich (????? ????? ??????) first published in 1886, is considered one of the masterpieces of Tolstoy’s late fiction, written shortly after his religious conversion of the late 1870’s.