Fyodor Dostoevsky


Fyodor Dostoevsky - The Idiot

Fyodor Dostoevsky

The Idiot

This novel written by the Russian author Fyodor Dostoevsky and first published in 1868. Dostoevsky's motives for writing The Idiot stem from his desire to depict the "positively good man". This man is naturally likened to Christ in many ways. Dostoevsky uses Myshkin's introduction to the Petersburg society as a way to contrast the nature of Russian society at the time and the isolation and innocence of this good man.

Серия: "World classic"

Fyodor Dostoevsky - Crime and Punishment

Fyodor Dostoevsky

Crime and Punishment

Crime and Punishment is a novel written by Russian author Fyodor Dostoevsky. First published in a journal named The Russian Messenger, it appeared in twelve monthly installments in 1866, and was later published as a novel. Along with Leo Tolstoy's War and Peace, the novel is considered one of the best-known and most influential Russian novels of all time.

Серия: "World classic"

Fyodor Dostoevsky - The Gambler

Fyodor Dostoevsky

The Gambler

That's our Life? -- The Game The Gambler is a novel about a youngish tutor in the employment of a formerly wealthy Russian civil servant.

Серия: "World classic"


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