Hardcover, black cloth in silver publisher’s non price-clipped dust-jacket. 95 pages. Translation and introduction by David Patterson. Stated First edition, first printing with full number line. An examination and introspection of the turning point in Tolstoy’s life, when, spurred on by a spiritual crisis, his focus shifted from “the aesthetic to the religious and philosophical elements of his art.” No previous ownership marks. A clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy, near as new. Fine in a near fine dust-jacket.