Brothers Karamazov (Hardcover) (Fyodor Dostoyevsky)

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The Brothers Karamazov, Dostoevsky’s last and greatest novel, published just before his death in 1881, chronicles the bitter love-hate struggle between the outsized Fyodor Karamazov and his three very different sons. It is above all the story of a murder, told with hair-raising intellectual clarity and a feeling for the human condition unsurpassed in world literature.Dostoevsky’s towering reputation as one of the handful of thinkers who forged the modern sensibility has sometimes obscured the purely novelistic virtues–brilliant characterizations, flair for suspense and melodrama, instinctive theatricality–that made his work so immensely popular in nineteenth-century Russia. This award-winning translation by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky–the definitive version in English–magnificently captures the rich and subtle energies of Dostoevsky’s masterpiece.(Book Jacket Status: Jacketed)

The violent lives of three sons are exposed when their father is murdered and each one attempts to come to terms with his guilt
Number of Pages: 796
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Sub-Genre: Russia
Series Title: Everyman's Library (Cloth)
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Random House Inc
Author: Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Language: English
Street Date: March 1, 1992
TCIN: 11515609
UPC: 9780679410034
Item Number (DPCI): 247-00-6519
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