The Idiot (Paperback)

The Idiot By Eva Martin (Translator), Mybook (Editor), Dostoyevsky Mikhailovich Fyodor Cover Image
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The Idiot is a novel by the 19th-century Russian author Fyodor Dostoyevsky. It was first published serially in the journal The Russian Messenger in 1868-9. The title is an ironic reference to the central character of the novel, Prince (Knyaz) Lyov Nikolaevich Myshkin, a young man whose goodness and open-hearted simplicity lead many of the more worldly characters he encounters to mistakenly assume that he lacks intelligence and insight. In the character of Prince Myshkin, Dostoevsky set himself the task of depicting "the positively good and beautiful man".
Product Details
ISBN: 9781544836997
ISBN-10: 1544836996
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication Date: March 22nd, 2017
Pages: 656
Language: English