Youth (Tolstoy novel)

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Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy 1848.jpg
Tolstoy as a young man, c. 1848
AuthorLeo Tolstoy
Original titleЮность (Yunost)
TranslatorC. J. Hogarth
Published1857 (Sovremennik)
Preceded byBoyhood 

Youth (Russian: Юность [Yunost']; 1857) is the third novel in Leo Tolstoy's autobiographical trilogy, following Childhood and Boyhood. It was first published in the popular Russian literary magazine Sovremennik.

Later in life, Tolstoy expressed his unhappiness with this book and the second in the trilogy, Boyhood.[1]

See also[edit]

Leo Tolstoy bibliography


  1. ^ Hruska, Anne (Spring 2000). "Loneliness and Social Class in Tolstoy's Trilogy Childhood, Boyhood, Youth". The Slavic and East European Journal. 44 (1): 64–78. doi:10.2307/309628. JSTOR 309628.

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