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Demons : a novel in three parts

Author: Fyodor Dostoyevsky; Richard Pevear; Larissa Volokhonsky
Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf, 1994.
Series: Vintage classics.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A new translation of The Possessed and a new title to go with it. The translators claim it better reflects the spirit of what basically is a novel of ideas, the demons of the title being the Western imports of idealism, socialism, materialism, nihilism, atheism and so on.
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Genre/Form: Political fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, 1821-1881.
Demons.
New York : A.A. Knopf, 1994
(OCoLC)646921397
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fyodor Dostoyevsky; Richard Pevear; Larissa Volokhonsky
ISBN: 0679423141 9780679423140 0679734511 9780679734512
OCLC Number: 28887913
Description: xxvii 733 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: pt. 1. Instead of an introduction --
Prince Harry. Matchmaking --
Someone else's sins --
The last girl --
The wise serpent --
pt. 2. Night --
The duel --
All in expectation --
Before the Fête --
Pyotr Stepanovich bustles about --
With our people --
Ivan the Tsarevich --
Stepan Trofimovich perquisitioned --
Filibusters. A fatal morning --
pt. 3. The Fête. First part --
The end of the Fête --
A finished romance --
A traveler --
A toilsome night --
The last peregrination. Of Stepan Trofimovich --
Conclusion.
Series Title: Vintage classics.
Other Titles: Besy.
Responsibility: by Fyodor Dostoevsky ; translated and annotated by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky.
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A new translation of The Possessed and a new title to go with it. The translators claim it better reflects the spirit of what basically is a novel of ideas, the demons of the title being the Western imports of idealism, socialism, materialism, nihilism, atheism and so on.

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