One of my favorite things about the pages of War and Peace are the small details in the writing. Rather than referencing an entire page or passage from the text, I often choose just a word or two . . .
"Nevertheless, this news, conveyed in the form of a simple note . . ." -p. 883-884 in Pevear/Volokhonsky
from page 347-348, volume 2 of original text
collage, plastic sheeting
Pevear/Volokhonsky translation page 883-885