The Death of Ivan Ilyich

The Death of Ivan Ilyich is a masterly meditation on life and death, recounting the physical decline and spiritual awakening of a worldly, successful man who is faced with his own mortality. Only in his last agonizing moments does Ivan Ilyich finally confront his true nature, and gain the forgiveness of his wife and son for his cruelty towards them.

Genre
Fiction
Topics
Conduct of life, philosophy
Author
Leo Tolstoy
Publisher
Penguin (Non-Classics)
Format
Paperback
ISBN
0146001451 (find on Amazon)

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