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Notes from underground

Author: Fyodor Dostoyevsky; Natasha Randall; D B C Pierre
Publisher: Edinburgh : Canongate, 2011.
Series: The canons, 22.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Dostoevsky's most revolutionary novel, Notes from Underground marks the dividing line between nineteenth- and twentieth-century fiction, and between the visions of self each century embodied. One of the most remarkable characters in literature, the unnamed narrator is a former official who has defiantly withdrawn into an underground existence. In full retreat from society, he scrawls a passionate, obsessive,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fyodor Dostoyevsky; Natasha Randall; D B C Pierre
ISBN: 9780857860217 0857860216
OCLC Number: 823819346
Description: 152 p. ; 20 cm.
Series Title: The canons, 22.
Responsibility: Fyodor Dostoevsky ; translated by Natasha Randall ; introduction by DBC Pierre.

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Dostoyevsky is one of the few psychologists from whom I have learned something - Nietzsche

 
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