Story Alexei Tolstoy "Childhood Nikita."

While in exile in France and immensely wishing to return home, created Count Alexei Tolstoy his most poetic work "Childhood Nikita."

Summary of this autobiographical story spans a long time past the last year of the carefree childhood of the author.

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He lived on the estate of his stepfather A. Bostrom, whom he loved like a father, near Samara, in the estate of Sosnovka.The main character - a boy Nikita - writer endowed with its own imaginative and impressionable.The images of his parents created by the writer's own facial features.And Nikita's mother called in the same way as the mother of Alexei Tolstoy - Alexandra Leontievnoy.The image of the teacher Arkady Ivanovich was created based on a real person well - Tutoring Arcadia Slovoohotove.The author does not renaming, introduced into the fabric of the story of his childhood friends - Bear Koryashonka and Styopka Karnaushkin.Richly diverse characters story "Childhood of Nikita."Summary works very briefly can be expresse

d as the reader's immersion into the magic world of childhood.

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child perceives itself part dear to his heart manor, situated in the midst of the steppe.It is very reminiscent of a miracle Nikita: hundreds of miles of bare space, and around the family home - a large and dense garden pond.Poplars, poplar, willow, linden.

The product gives a detailed description of the house and its outbuildings, is not an empty barn and stables, gardens, ponds, dams.

child is given an enthusiastic description of his mysterious rooms and embossed bindings of old books in the library.This house keeps the family tradition of the great-grandfather Africana Afrikanych, tormented unhappy love.He, according to his mother Nikolina, led a strange life.At night, reading and writing, and in the afternoon sleeping.Economy grandfather abandoned, yard fled from him, in the fields of grass grew ...

decorated with many colorful and juicy scenes contemplation of nature work "Childhood Nikita."Summary of the story can be reduced to this union boy with nature.He did not just feels a part of it, but sees it through a dofantazirovat images.For example, in the perception of starling Nikita endowed with human qualities to such a degree that earned him the nickname Zheltukhin.Kota protagonist was referred to as Basil Vasilich poeticizes he and his stepfather horses, and every bird seen through, whether bright or vociferous Oriole bird.Home


chapter "Sunny morning", begins "Childhood Nikita."Summary of the story - a story about the games with rustic charm rebyatney middle of snowdrifts covering the hut up to the chimney;Mad stream of spring water;dark garden, the July illuminated by lightning;September thick as milk, mists.The boy saw the whole life of the people in the midst of recurring dance of the seasons pass organic and natural, and the birth and death are like sunrise and sunset.

child-specific logic of the narrative in this work can not but note written in our summary.Tolstoy's "Childhood Nikita," while working on them, introduced himself enthusiastically into a special-nostalgic mood that he himself wrote in his memoirs.Very tenderly author tells the story of how he was not indifferent to her sister Lila belongs, with her found in an empty room of the estate ring that great-grandfather once gave his beloved.The ring lay inside vases with lion heads, standing on a wall clock a few decades.And she Lilja (Nikita put a ring on her finger) features a striking resemblance to the great-grandmother, whose portrait in the Amazon with a veil hanging on the wall in a secret room.Penetration wrote about this episode Alexei Tolstoy.

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thing we noticed when we select from the author's narrative about the romantic life of the protagonist, the concise, summary?Tolstoy's "Childhood Nikita" following the rules of the genre, continuing the tradition of Leo Tolstoy ("Childhood, adolescence, youth"), M. Gorky ("Childhood," "the people."), Aksakov ("Childhood Years Bagrov's grandson").

All these books are valuable for reading by adults, especially parents.They - autobiographical and help understand how a child thinks, explain the motives of his actions.However, if we talk about the author's style of art autobiographies, it should be pointed out that Alexei Tolstoy - the only one of the aforementioned classics, which narrated about a child in the third person.

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Summary of the story "Childhood Nikita," introduces us to the hospitable Christmas celebration at the estate.Children yard farmers, as well as the children of the owner, made toys for the Christmas tree.And when it is decorated and illuminated by dozens of candles, all the kids happy on the received gifts, manor house meet this bright holiday.This holiday is the protagonist of the story loves most.

description of spring and awakening of nature is also included in the summary of the book "Childhood Nikita," because occupies a significant place in the book.After all, the main character he identifies himself with nature, sincerely believing at the behest of the soul, that all natural wealth around - home to him.His enthrall tens of thousands of rivulets from melting snow in March in the desert.He is enjoying, breathing deeply spring "sharp and clean" air.And something very important icebreaker appeared on the river, when it showed a violent temper, rising above the dam and flows down to the noise in the whirlpools.

And then Alexei Tolstoy wrote childishly enthusiastic about the May honey trills Orioles.About floating in the hot summer sky steppe eagle tells us "Childhood Nikita."A very brief summary of this work consistently shows the connection of the emerging personality of the protagonist with the world around him.Is not this is a defining feature of childhood?Perhaps, to recognize this nuance brings us Alexey Tolstoy?

needs of boys feel it is extremely important for the unity of his personality.Therefore, even the teacher Arkady Ivanovich rebukes him when he escapes from a lesson to look at the river.It is no coincidence the author of the chapter "On the wagon" is used as a romantic comparison "on a cart, as if in a cradle, Nikita was sailing under the stars, looking at the distant worlds."


original name sounded like the work "The Tale of the many excellent things."It is obvious that it was written by the author in a single creative impulse, the same inspiration.

last chapter of the story has a shorter name - "Check out".It begins the ending message that Nikita managed to pass the exam to enter the second grade.A sad book ends with the phrase: "This event ends his childhood."