Brand-new translation of one of Dostoevsky's most important early worksIncludes pictures and an extensive section on Dostoevsky's lifeFollows the success of other Dostoevsky titles in the Alma series such as The Double and Humiliated and InsultedFully annotated editionFyodor Dostoevsky (1821-1881) is considered one of the greatest writers of all times. His works include such seminal novels as Crime and Punishment, The Idiot and The Karamazov Brothers.In June 1862, Dostoevsky left Petersburg on his first excursion to Western Europe. Ostensibly making the trip to consult Western specialists about his epilepsy, he also wished to see firsthand the source of the Western ideas he believed were corrupting Russia. Over the course of his journey he visited a number of major cities, including Berlin, Paris, London, Florence, Milan, and Vienna. His impressions on what he saw, "Winter Notes on Summer Impressions", were first published in the February 1863 issue of Vremya (Time), the periodical he edited.Important as an early statement of some of Dostoevsky's favourite concepts, and interesting as an example of his acid journalistic style.
|Title:||Winter Notes on Summer Impressions: New Translation|
|Author:||Fyodor DostoevskyKyril Zinovieff|
Fyodor Dostoyevsky (1821-81) was a Russian writer of novels, short stories and essays. His most famous work includes Crime and Punishment, The Idiot and The Brothers Karamazov. He is considered to be one of Europe's major novelists.