Dostoevsky (Book, 2003) []
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Author: Richard Freeborn
Publisher: London : Haus, 2003.
Series: Life and times.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Chronicles the life of nineteenth-century Russian author Fyodor Dostoevsky, focusing on how his work reflected the realities of the Russian world during his time.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Fyodor Dostoyevsky; Fyodor Dostoyevsky; Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Freeborn
ISBN: 1904341276 9781904341277
OCLC Number: 52783992
Description: 164 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 20 cm
Contents: Becoming a Man 3 --
From Poor Folk to Penal Servitude 20 --
Siberia and Silence 37 --
From Time to the Underground 49 --
Crime and Punishment 63 --
Second Exile. The Idiot 80 --
The Devils 92 --
Return to Russia 108 --
The Brothers Karamazov 117 --
Final Triumph 130.
Series Title: Life and times.
Responsibility: Richard Freeborn.


Fyodor Dostoevsky is known as the author of some of the most important Russian novels of the 19th Century, such as "Crime and Punishment", "The Idiot" and "The Brothers Karamazov".  Read more...


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'Freeborn is a learned guide and struggles manfully with the impossible task of squeezing Dostoevsky into a pint pot.' -- John Carey Culture Sunday Times

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