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Ivan the Fool

Leo Tolstoy

Written after Tolstoy suffered a spiritual crisis, Ivan the Fool is a fairy tale that offers children instruction in how to live rightly, simply, and generously. The story emphasizes the destructive aspects of materialism and militarism while idealizing manual labor and the peasant life. (Introduction by Dorlene Kaplan)

Written after Tolstoy suffered a spiritual crisis, Ivan the Fool is a fairy tale that offers children instruction in how to live rightly, simply, and generously. The story emphasizes the destructive aspects of materialism and militarism while idealizing manual labor and the peasant life. (Introduction by Dorlene Kaplan)
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Written after Tolstoy suffered a spiritual crisis, Ivan the Fool is a fairy tale that offers children instruction in how to live rightly, simply, and generously. The story emphasizes the destructive aspects of materialism and militarism while idealizing manual labor and the peasant life. (Introduction by Dorlene Kaplan)

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

1h 8m


Chapters

Free Sample

03:20

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

03:33


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

06:17


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

03:46


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

07:38


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

03:48


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

03:56


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

07:02


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

03:59


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

02:55


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

07:45


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

06:12


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

11:50