Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy

1883 - 1945

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Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy (Russian: Алексей Николаевич Толстой; 10 January 1883 [O.S. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy has received more than 449,304 page views. His biography is available in 57 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 54 in 2019). Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy is the 686th most popular writer (down from 628th in 2019), the 226th most popular biography from Russia (down from 219th in 2019) and the 26th most popular Russian Writer.

Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy is most famous for being a Russian writer who wrote War and Peace, Anna Karenina, and The Death of Ivan Ilyich.

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Notable Works

Sobranie sochineniĭ
Russkie narodnye skazki
Dramaticheskaia trilogiia
Ivan Groznyĭ
Darkness and dawn
Art, Australian.
"This book was created from a special issue of ART and Australia (published in September 1992) which focussed on eroticism and sexual imagery in Australian art. It traces a historical if somewhat idiosyncratic path through the subject." "Dinah Dysart, Editor of ART and Australia, has contributed an insightful overview of eroticism and sexuality in Australian art. Erotica in the colonial period is explored by Jane Lennon, and interpretations of eroticism are discussed in an interview led by Peter Timms. Leigh Astbury has contributed a fascinating view of death and eroticism in the Anzac legend." "Artists well-known for their work in this area are given individual attention: Richard Larter is profiled by Joanna Mendelssohn, Mike Brown's turbulent history with sexual imagery is discussed by Richard Haese, and eroticism and mysticism in Dale Frank's work is interpreted by Jane Magon. Sexuality in the work of contemporary women artists is explored in a lively article by Felicity Fenner." "Extensively illustrated and attractively designed, this book will be an invaluable addition to literature on this subject. Featuring 25 colour plates in 52 pages, it is introduced by a foreword by Leon Paroissien, Director of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved


Among writers, Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy ranks 686 out of 7,302Before him are Novatian, Phillis Wheatley, Derek Walcott, Joseph of Anchieta, Jacinto Benavente, and Claudian. After him are Kang Youwei, Jean Froissart, Truman Capote, Bettina von Arnim, Carlos Fuentes, and Francesca da Rimini.

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Among people born in 1883, Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy ranks 32Before him are Celâl Bayar, Wang Jingwei, Andrey Vyshinsky, Napoleon Hill, Angela Hitler, and Douglas Fairbanks. After him are Peter Kürten, Mohammed Nadir Shah, A. S. Neill, Nina Ricci, Alexander Yegorov, and Giovanni Messe. Among people deceased in 1945, Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy ranks 56Before him are Wolfram Freiherr von Richthofen, Theodore Dreiser, Karl Hanke, Tadamichi Kuribayashi, Robert H. Goddard, and Ludwig Stumpfegger. After him are Fumimaro Konoe, Pavlo Skoropadskyi, Karl-Otto Koch, Georg Elser, Felix Salten, and Boris Shaposhnikov.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy ranks 226 out of 3,761Before him are Maya Plisetskaya (1925), Grand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich of Russia (1857), Alexander Oparin (1894), Grand Duke Konstantin Nikolayevich of Russia (1827), Nikolay Basov (1922), and Vasily I of Moscow (1371). After him are Oleg Antonov (1906), Bruno Taut (1880), Sabina Spielrein (1885), Ivan Kramskoi (1837), Gennady Yanayev (1937), and Algirdas Julien Greimas (1917).

Among WRITERS In Russia

Among writers born in Russia, Aleksey Nikolayevich Tolstoy ranks 26Before him are Yevgeny Zamyatin (1884), Ivan Bunin (1870), Marina Tsvetaeva (1892), Alexander Herzen (1812), Nikolay Chernyshevsky (1828), and Ivan Goncharov (1812). After him are Ivan Krylov (1769), Arthur Adamov (1908), Alexander Blok (1880), Alexander Litvinenko (1962), Colmar Freiherr von der Goltz (1843), and Varlam Shalamov (1907).