When The King Loses His Head & Other Stories - Leonid Andreyev

When The King Loses His Head & Other Stories

By Leonid Andreyev

  • Release Date: 2021-07-07
  • Genre: Classics


First published in 1920 'When the King Loses His Head & Other Stories' is a short story collection form the renowned Russian author Leonid Andreyev. Some of the best-known stories in the collection include 'Lazarus', an exploration of how Lazarus really felt upon returning from the grave, an interpretation of Judas's personality and motives in 'Judas Escariot' and the evocative 'Dies Irae'. With prominent religious themes and inspiration, this is a collection which explores the human condition and relationship with fate. A fascinating introduction to the Russian author. -