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The master of Petersburg

Author: J M Coetzee
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Set in 1869, when Dostoevsky was summoned from Germany to St Petersburg by the sudden death of his stepson, this novel is both a compelling mystery steeped in the atmosphere of pre-revolutionary Russia and a meditation on authority and rebellion, art and imagination.
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Genre/Form: Biographical fiction
History
Fiction
Belletristische Darstellung
Named Person: Fyodor Dostoyevsky; F M Dostoevskiĭ; Fyodor Dostoyevsky; Fedor M Dostoevskij; Fëdor Michajlovič Dostoevskij
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J M Coetzee
ISBN: 0099470373 9780099470373
OCLC Number: 59264366
Description: 250 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: J.M. Coetzee.

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In The Master of Petersburg J.M. Coetzee dares to imagine the life of Dostoevsky.  Read more...

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WINNER OF THE NOBEL PRIZE FOR LITERATURE 2003. In The Master of Petersburg J. M. Coetzee dares to imagine the life of Dostoevsky. Set in 1869, when Dostoevsky was summoned from Germany to St Read more...

 
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