A gentle creature and other stories by Fyodor Dostoevsky

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Statementby Fyodor Dostoevsky. Translated with an introd. by David Magarshack.
SeriesThe Chiltern library ;, [no. 36]
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LC ClassificationsPZ3.D742 Ge
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Pagination272 p.
Number of Pages272
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6080919M
LC Control Number50038003
OCLC/WorldCa2098974

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A Gentle Creature and The Dream of a Ridiculous Man show how such withdrawal from reality can end in spiritual desolation and moral indifference and how, in Dostoevsky's view, the tragedy of the alienated individual can be resolved only by the rediscovery of a sense of compassion and responsibility towards fellow human beings.

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