Walk in the light while ye have light

Paperback | October 12, 2012

byLeo Tolstoy

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1905 edition. Excerpt: ... self in good spirits and so attacking his favourite occupation, which absorbed all his mental powers, -- horse trading. "If you will let me have some fifteen roubles, I will buy one in the horse market," said Nikita, who knew that a fair price for the horse with the lean crupper, which Vasfli Andr&ch was trying to sell him, was about seven roubles, and that Vasfli Andr&ch, in giving him this horse, would figure it at twenty-five, and then he would not see any money from him for half a year. "It's a good horse. I mean it for your good, as though for myself. I don't care, let me have a loss: I am not like others. Honestly," he shouted in that voice with which he pulled the wool over the eyes of the buyers and the sellers, "it's a fine horse." "That's so," said Nikita, with a sigh, and having convinced himself that there was nothing else to listen to, took his hand away from the collar, which immediately covered his ear and face. For about half an hour they travelled in silence. The wind blew through Nikita's side and arm, where the fur was torn. He crouched and breathed into the collar, which covered his mouth, but he still felt cold. "Well, what do you think? Shall we go by Karamy"shevo, or straight ahead ?" asked Vasili Andr&ch. By the way of Karamy"shevo the road was more cheerful, with good signals on both sides, but it was farther. Straight ahead it was nearer, but the road was little travelled and there were no signals, or there were poor ones and they were covered with snow. Nikita stopped to think a little. "By the way of Karamy"shevo it is farther, but the road is better," he said. "But if we go straight, we have just to cross a little ravine, -- we cannot lose the way, -- and then through the woods, -- it is nice," said Vasfli...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1905 edition. Excerpt: ... self in good spirits and so attacking his favourite occupation, which absorbed all his mental powers, -- horse...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:142 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.3 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:021730396X

ISBN - 13:9780217303965

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