What Men Live by and Other Tales
What Men Live By and Other Stories by Leo Tolstoy is a collection of stories that presents deep philosophical ideas. The author has asked profound questions and has lightly supplied the readers with invigorating newer opinions. Through these stories, stimulating questions are posed and amply answered. A thought-provoking read!
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What Men Live By
The CoffeeHouse of Surat
How Much Land Does a Man Need?
abideth acres answered asked ball of fire Bashkirs began bench Brahma Brahmin bread breast brought cattle Chapter Chief Chinaman clothed cocoanut coffee-house Communal land dealer death desyatina Deva door drinking earth eyes faith fear the Devil felt boots fox-fur cap fur coat gave gentleman gone hand head heard heaven hermit hillock hole horses husband kerchief King knew kumiss lady lame leather little girls live without father lose shape Matryona mother naked never oven Pahom looked peasants pity plenty of land roubles round servant sheep-skins shirt shoemaker shrine Simon took sitting slave smiled soft slippers soul sowed spade spoke steppe stood stopped stranger student of Confucius Sumatra supper talked tell temple things thought Pahom tomor tradesman turned twenty kopeks village vodka Volga walked wheat wife winter wish woman