A Novel in Four Parts and an Epilogue

Author: Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Publisher: N.A



Page: 838

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A Novel in Four Parts With Epilogue

Author: Fyodor Dostoevsky

Publisher: North Point Press

ISBN: 9781429927215

Category: Fiction

Page: 832

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Winner of the Pen/Book-of-the-Month Club Translation Prize The Brothers Karamasov is a murder mystery, a courtroom drama, and an exploration of erotic rivalry in a series of triangular love affairs involving the “wicked and sentimental” Fyodor Pavlovich Karamazov and his three sons—the impulsive and sensual Dmitri; the coldly rational Ivan; and the healthy, red-cheeked young novice Alyosha. Through the gripping events of their story, Dostoevsky portrays the whole of Russian life, is social and spiritual striving, in what was both the golden age and a tragic turning point in Russian culture. This award-winning translation by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky remains true to the verbal inventiveness of Dostoevsky’s prose, preserving the multiple voices, the humor, and the surprising modernity of the original. It is an achievement worthy of Dostoevsky’s last and greatest novel.
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Author: Fyodor Dostoevsky,Ignat Avsey

Publisher: Oxford Paperbacks

ISBN: 9780192835093

Category: Fiction

Page: 1012

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Dostoevsky's last and greatest novel, The Karamazov Brothers (1880) is both a brilliantly told crime story and a passionate philosophical debate. The dissolute landowner Fyodor Pavlovich Karamazov is murdered; his sons--the atheist intellectual Ivan, the hot-blooded Dmitry, and the saintly novice Alyosha--are all involved at some level. Brilliantly bound up with this psychological drama is Dostoevsky's intense and disturbing exploration of many deeply felt ideas about the existence of God, freedom of will, the collective nature of guilt, and the disastrous consequences of rationalism. Filled with eloquent voices, this new translation fully realizes the power and dramatic virtuosity of Dostoevsky's most brilliant work. About the Series: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the broadest spectrum of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, voluminous notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.
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Author: Fyodor Dostoevsky

Publisher: Vintage

ISBN: 030782960X

Category: Fiction

Page: 592

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With the same suppleness, energy, and range of voices that won their translation of The Brothers Karamazov the PEN/Book-of-the-Month Club Prize, Pevear and Volokhonsky offer a brilliant translation of Dostoevsky's classic novel that presents a clear insight into this astounding psychological thriller. "The best (translation) currently available"--Washington Post Book World.
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die große Reise der Mailorderbraut Sascha Goldberg ; Roman

Author: Anya Ulinich

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783423139847


Page: 419

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Author: Fedor M. Dostoevskij

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783150024867


Page: 359

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Author: Fyodor Dostoevsky,Boris Jakim

Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

ISBN: 0802825907

Category: Fiction

Page: 338

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"The Insulted and Injured, which came out in 1861, was Fyodor Dostoevsky's first major work of fiction after his Siberian exile and the first of the long novels that made him famous. Set in nineteenth-century Petersburg, this gripping novel features a vividly drawn set of characters - including Vanya (Dostoevsky's semi-autobiographical hero), Natasha (the woman he loves), and Alyosha (Natasha's aristocratic lover) - all suffering from the cruelly selfish machinations of Alyosha's father, the dark and powerful Prince Valkovsky. Boris Jakim's fresh English-language rendering of this gem in the Doestoevsky canon is both more colorful and more accurate than any earlier translation." --from back cover.
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Author: Richard Avramenko,Lee Trepanier

Publisher: Lexington Books

ISBN: 0739173774

Category: Philosophy

Page: 272

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This book explores Dostoevsky as a political thinker from his religious and philosophical foundation to nineteenth-century European politics and how themes that he had examined are still relevant for us today.
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Tolstojs letztes Jahr ; Roman

Author: Jay Parini,Barbara Rojahn-Deyk

Publisher: C.H.Beck

ISBN: 9783406593499


Page: 356

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Der Roman schildert aus mehreren Perspektiven das letzte Lebensjahr des russischen Schriftstellers Leo Tolstoj und zeichnet so ein vielschichtiges Porträt.
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Wie es mir gefällt

Author: Cecily von Ziegesar

Publisher: cbj Verlag

ISBN: 3641041082

Category: Young Adult Fiction

Page: 256

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Wie es euch gefällt! Band 5 der Kultserie. Als Jungfrau zur Uni? Das geht auf keinen Fall, findet Blair. Kurz entschlossen begleitet sie Serena zum Skiurlaub ins Wintersport-Mekka Sun Valley. Vielleicht ist ja Serenas süßer Bruder Erik die ideale Besetzung für die erste Liebesnacht? Auch Nate und Georgie verschlägt es nach Sun Valley. Doch Georgie verbringt ihre Nächte lieber mit der holländischen Snowboard-Nationalmannschaft als mit Nate. Der sucht Trost bei Serena ...
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A Steampunk Anthology

Author: Julie Anne Taddeo,Cynthia J. Miller

Publisher: Scarecrow Press

ISBN: 0810885867

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 334

View: 2005

Presents a collection of essays looking at the social and cultural aspects of steampunk and its relationship to popular culture.
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Preparing for confirmation

Author: Peter Jackson

Publisher: SPCK

ISBN: 0281069778

Category: Religion

Page: 144

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A completely updated edition of our bestselling confirmation preparation guide,Faith Confirmed covers all the essentials of the Christian faith and is ideal for use with individuals or groups.
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Author: Sophia Lubensky

Publisher: Yale University Press

ISBN: 0300162278

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 992

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This is the most innovative, comprehensive, and scholarly bilingual dictionary of Russian idioms available today. It includes close to 14,000 idioms, set expressions, and sayings found in contemporary colloquial Russian and in literature from the nineteenth century to the present. The Russian idioms are provided with many English equivalents to render idioms in various contexts. Illustrative examples are cited to show how the idioms are used in context. Each entry also contains a grammatical description of the idiom, a definition—an innovative feature for a bilingual dictionary—and stylistic and usage information. A most notable part of the work is the alphanumeric index that makes finding the right expression very easy.
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Author: Heinrich von Kleist

Publisher: BookRix

ISBN: 3736808534

Category: Fiction

Page: 313

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Neben Heinrich von Kleists bekannten Werken Michael Kohlhass und Die Marquise von O. enthält dieses Buch alle anderen Novellen des Dichters. Inhalt: Der Zweikampf. Michael Kohlhaas. Das Erdbeben in Chili. Das Bettelweib von Locarno. Die Verlobung in St. Domingo. Die Marquise von O. Die heilige Cäcilie. Der Findling.In neuer deutscher Rechtschreibung und Korrektur gelesen.
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zweisprachige Ausgabe

Author: F. M. Dostojewski

Publisher: BoD – Books on Demand

ISBN: 3954551802

Category: Foreign Language Study

Page: 32

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In dieser Novelle erzählt F. M. Dostjewski die tragische Geschichte einer Ehe zwischen einer jungen schönen Frau aus reichem Elternhaus und einem älteren Mann, der sie lediglich wegen ihres Geldes heiratet. Die kritische Position des Autors in diesem Einzelfall lässt sich auf die Sitten und die moralische Werte der ganzen russischen Gesellschaft des 19. Jahrhunderts übertragen.
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Author: Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions

ISBN: 9781840226157

Category: Brothers

Page: 870

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When brutal landowner Fyodor Karamazov is murdered, the lives of his sons are changed irrevocably: Mitya is placed under suspicion; Ivan's mental tortures drive him to breakdown; Alyosha tries to heal the family's rifts; and there is always the shadow of their bastard half-brother, Smerdyakov.
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Author: Fjodor Michailowitsch Dostojewski

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783458346623


Page: 950

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Nach einem Sanatoriumsaufenthalt kehrt der kindlich-naive und an Epilepsie leidende Fürst Myschkin nach Russland zurück. Sein demütiges und mitleidendes Wesen wirkt anziehend auf seine von Schmerz, Schuld und Bosheit geprägteUmgebung. Immer weiter verstrickt er sich in die Ränkespiele um die schöne Nastasja und seinen Rivalen Rogoschin.
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