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Crime and punishment

Author: Fyodor Dostoyevsky; Constance Garnett
Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI : Ann Arbor Media Group : Borders, 2009.
Series: Borders classics.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Rskolnikov, a failed student, is tormented by feelings of superiority--how can he convince the world of his greatness? He decides to commit a justifiable murder, one that will both rid the world of a parasite (a moneylender) and prove that higher beings like himself need not be bound by conventional morality. All goes as planned until the moneylender's simple-minded sister comes home unexpectedly, just after the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fyodor Dostoyevsky; Constance Garnett
ISBN: 1587265990 9781587265990
OCLC Number: 457153266
Language Note: Translated from Russian.
Notes: Translation of: Prestuplenie i nakazanie.
Description: 520 p. ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Borders classics.
Other Titles: Prestuplenie i nakazanie.
Responsibility: Fyodor Dostoevsky ; translated by Constance Garnett.

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"Rskolnikov, a failed student, is tormented by feelings of superiority--how can he convince the world of his greatness? He decides to commit a justifiable murder, one that will both rid the world of a parasite (a moneylender) and prove that higher beings like himself need not be bound by conventional morality. All goes as planned until the moneylender's simple-minded sister comes home unexpectedly, just after the murder, and must be killed as well"--P. [4] of cover.

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