by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Number of pages: 181
The Gambler brilliantly captures the strangely powerful compulsion to bet that Dostoyevsky, himself a compulsive gambler, knew so well. The hero rides an emotional roller coaster between exhilaration and despair, and secondary characters such as the Grandmother, who throws much of her fortune away at the gaming tables, are unforgettable.
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by Fyodor Dostoyevsky - Heinemann
Arkady is a young man whose legal father is a man he doesn't know and his biological father, Versilov, is someone he doesn't know how to deal with. Arkady ends up getting a very important document that many people want from him ...
by Fyodor Dostoyevsky - P. F. Collier & son
The poverty-stricken Raskolnikov, believing he is exempt from moral law, murders a man only to face the consequences not only from society but from his conscience, in this seminal story of justice, morality, and redemption from the great novelist.
by Fyodor Dostoyevsky - Vizetelly & Co.
Returning from a sanitarium in Switzerland, the epileptic Prince Myshkin finds himself enmeshed in a tangle of love, torn between two women -- Nastasya and Aglaia -— both involved with the corrupt, money-hungry Ganya. Translated by Eva Martin.
by Fyodor Dostoyevsky - The Lowell Press
The final novel by Dostoyevsky. It is the story of Fyodor Karamazov and his sons. It is also a story of patricide, into the sordid unfolding of which Dostoyevsky introduces a love-hate struggle with profound psychological and spiritual implications.