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Author Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, 1821-1881.

Title Notes from underground / Fyodor Dostoevsky ; translated and annotated by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky.

Publication Info. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 1993.


Location Call No. Status
 Berlin-Peck Memorial Library - Adult Fiction  FICTION DOSTOYEVSKY    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Adult Fiction  FIC DOSTOYEVSKY    Check Shelf
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  898 RD724NU    Check Shelf
 Wethersfield Public Library - Adult Fiction  FIC DOSTOEVSKY    Check Shelf
Edition 1st ed.
Description xxiii, 136 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents Selected Letters from Fyodor Dostoevsky to Mikhail Dostoevsky (1859-64) -- [Socialism and Christianity] / Fyodor Dostoevsky -- from Winter Notes on Summer Impressions / Fyodor Dostoevsky -- from Russian Nights / V.F. Odoevsky -- from "Hamlet of Shchigrovsk District" / I.S. Turgenev -- from What Is to Be Done? / N.G. Chernyshevsky -- Parody -- from "The Swallows" / M.E. Saltykov-Shchedrin -- Notes from the Overfed / Woody Allen -- Imitation/Inspiration -- The Child / Robert Walser -- from The Invisible Man / Ralph Ellison -- from We / Yevgeny Zamyatin -- from "Erostratus" / Jean-Paul Sartre -- [Dostoevsky's Cruel Talent] / Nikolai K. Mikhailovsky -- [Thought and Art in Notes from Underground] / Vasily Rozanov -- [Dostoevsky and Nietzsche] / Lev Shestov -- [Discourse in Dostoevsky] / M.M. Bakhtin -- Structure and Integration in Notes from the Underground / Ralph E. Matlaw -- Notes on the Uses of Monologue in Artistic Prose / Victor Erlich -- [Freedom in Notes from Underground] / Robert Louis Jackson -- [The Pun of Creativity; Double Determination] / Gary Saul Morson -- The Formalistic Model: Notes from Underground / Richard H. Weisberg -- Notes from Underground / Joseph Frank -- [The Symbolic Game] / Tzvetan Todorov.
Summary A faithful translation of the classic written at the turn of the nineteenth to the twentieth century follows the narrator's withdrawal from his life as an official to the underground, where he makes passionate and obsessive observations on social utopianism and the irrational nature of humankind.
Subject Russia -- History -- 1801-1917 -- Fiction.
Russia -- Officials and employees -- Fiction.
Employees. (OCoLC)fst00909111
Russia. (OCoLC)fst01207312
Chronological Term 1801-1917
Genre/Form Political fiction.
Political fiction.
Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Political fiction. (OCoLC)fst01726702
Added Author Pevear, Richard, 1943-
Volokhonsky, Larissa.
Added Title Zapiski iz podpolʹi︠a︡. English
ISBN 067973452X
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