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Published by Ohio University Press in [Athens] .
Written in English


  • Tolstoy, Leo, -- graf, -- 1828-1910 -- Philosophy,
  • Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, -- 1821-1881 -- Philosophy,
  • Nietzsche, Friedrich Wilhelm, -- 1844-1900,
  • Good and evil

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Edition Notes

ContributionsShestov, Lev, 1866-1938.
LC ClassificationsPG3415 P5 S513
The Physical Object
Number of Pages322
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14772842M

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Readings of Nietzsche in Dostoevsky and Nietzsche: The Philosophy of Tragedy by Lev Shestov.   Levin and Tolstoy himself in A Confession simply wear out after a tiring search for meaning, and come to the simplest and most traditional of conclusions – faith, love, and doing good. Dostoevsky is much more direct and critical regarding questions of life, death, and the meaning of both. Buy Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, and Nietzsche First Edition by Shestov, Lev (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(2).   The thing which Dostoevsky and Nietzsche knew is that man is terribly free, that liberty is tragic and a grievous burden to him.

Dostoevsky, Tolstoy, and Nietzsche are united, in Shestov’s view, by their common insight into the essential tragedy of human life—a tragedy which no increase in scientific knowledge and no degree of political and social reform can significantly mitigate but which can ultimately be redeemed only by faith in the omnipotent God proclaimed by the Bible. How four of Europe’s most mysterious and fascinating writers shaped the modern vsky, Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, and Kafka were all outsiders in their societies, unable to fit into the accepted nineteenth-century categories of theology, philosophy, or belles lettres. Instead, they saw themselves both as the end products of a dying civilization and as prophets of the coming chaos of /5(2).   The last book Tolstoy ever read before he died was Dostoevsky’s The Brothers Karamazov. The two authors shared an era and a country, but they lived in different sectors of Russian society, and offered profoundly different visions as artists. Dostoevsky loved Russia’s underbelly — the gamblers, the prostitutes, the street-revolutionaries.   The last book that Leo Tolstoy had read in his life, during his final days before fleeing Yasnaya Polyana and dying at Astapovo station, was “The Karamazov Brothers” by Dostoevsky.