The Brothers Karamazov/The Idiot by Fyodor Dostoevsky

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Written in English

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The Physical Object
FormatAudio CD
Number of Pages140
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8781197M
ISBN 101580813224
ISBN 109781580813228
OCLC/WorldCa144634047

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Chapter I. Fyodor Pavlovitch Karamazov. Alexey Fyodorovitch Karamazov was the third son of Fyodor Pavlovitch Karamazov, a land owner well known in our district in his own day, and still remembered among us owing to his gloomy and tragic death, which happened thirteen years ago, and which I shall describe in its proper place.

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The book probes the possible roles of four brothers in the unresolved murder of their father, Fyodor Karamazov. At the same time, it carefully explores the personalities and inclinations of the brothers themselves. Their psyches together represent the full spectrum of human nature, the continuum of faith and doubt.

Winner of the Pen/Book-of-the-Month Club Translation Prize. The Brothers Karamasov is a murder mystery, a courtroom drama, and an exploration of erotic rivalry in a series of triangular love affairs involving the “wicked and sentimental” Fyodor Pavlovich Karamazov and his three sons―the impulsive and sensual Dmitri; the coldly rational Ivan; and the healthy, red-cheeked Cited by:   I’ll open by saying that Dostoevsky’s The Brothers Karamazov is the greatest book I’ve ever read.

I’ll also add that it’s by far the hardest book I’ve ever read, but more on that : Arthur Shi. Book Summary By his first wife, Fyodor Karamazov sired one son — Dmitri — and by his second wife, two sons — Ivan and Alyosha. None of the Karamazov, boys, however, was reared in.

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The Brothers Karamazov Summary. Book 1, Chapter 1. Fyodor Pavlovich Karamazov. The novel opens with the narrator telling us that Alexei Fyodorovich Karamazov is the third son of Fyodor Pavlovich Karamazov, who died a "dark and tragic death" thirteen years ago.

Instead of going straight to this juicy bit, though, the narrator decides to go. Winner of the Pen/Book-of-the-Month Club Translation Prize. The Brothers Karamasov is a murder mystery, a courtroom drama, and an exploration of erotic rivalry in a series of triangular love affairs involving the “wicked and sentimental” Fyodor Pavlovich Karamazov and his three sons—the impulsive and sensual Dmitri; the coldly rational Ivan; and 5/5(2).

Winner of the Pen/Book-of-the-Month Club Translation Prize. The Brothers Karamasov is a murder mystery, a courtroom drama, and an exploration of erotic rivalry in a series of triangular love affairs involving the “wicked and sentimental” Fyodor Pavlovich Karamazov and his three sons—the impulsive and sensual Dmitri; the coldly rational Ivan; and /5(53).

The major novels of his late period are The Idiot (), Demons() and The Brothers Karamazov (). He died in David McDuff's translations for Penguin Classics include Dostoyevsky's Crime and Punishment, The Brothers Karamazov and /5(). The major novels of his late period are The Idiot (), Demons() and The Brothers Karamazov ().

He died in David McDuff's translations for Penguin Classics include Dostoyevsky's Crime and Punishment, The Brothers Karamazov and The Idiot, and Babel's short stories/5(K).

In Dostoevsky completed The Brothers Karamazov, the literary effort for which he had been preparing all his life. Compelling, profound, complex, it is the story of a patricide and of the four sons who each had a motive for murder: Dmitry, the sensualist, Ivan, the intellectual; Alyosha, the mystic; and twisted, cunning Smerdyakov, the bastard child.4/5(9).

Dostoevsky's last and greatest novel, The Karamazov Brothers, is both a brilliantly told crime story and a passionate philosophical debate. The dissolute landowner Fyodor Pavlovich Karamazov is murdered; his sons — the atheist intellectual Ivan, the hot-blooded Dmitry, and the saintly novice Alyosha — are all at some level involved.

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Summary & Analysis. Author’s Note & Book I: A Nice Little Family, Chapters 1–5. Book II: An Inappropriate Gathering, Chapters 1–4. The Brothers Karamasov is a murder mystery, a courtroom drama, and an exploration of erotic rivalry in a series of triangular love affairs involving the wicked and sentimental Fyodor Pavlovich Karamazov and his three sonsthe impulsive and sensual Dmitri; the coldly rational Ivan; and the healthy, red-cheeked young novice Alyosha/5(K).

Character Analysis Fyodor Karamazov The father of the Karamazov brothers is a disgusting sensualist. He has virtually no redeeming qualities. He is a self-centered man — corrupt and immoral — and is cynically dedicated only to the fulfillment of his bestial appetites.

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Notes for Chapter Five of The Brothers Karamazov, the book for which Dostoevsky had been preparing all his life. Fyodor Dostoevsky was born inthe son of an army doctor.

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In The Idiot, meet the childlike. After returning to St. Petersburg, Dostoevsky published his most important works, including Notes from Underground (), Crime and Punishment (), The Idiot (), The Possessed (), and his last novel, The Brothers Karamazov ().

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The Brothers Karamazov is not for the faint of heart. It is, at times, difficult to read. At other times, its story is captivating.

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Saturday, Nov. 11, is the birthday of Fyodor Dostoevsky, one of Russia’s greatest novelists. The author of such classics as “The Brothers Karamazov,” “The Idiot,” and “Crime and Author: Dr. Howard Markel.

The Brothers Karamazov spans almost pages (at least in its English translation) – which leaves plenty of room for various literary genres. The novel's way of turning characters into symbols of ideas inspired the genre of symbolist novels in Russia, but The Brothers Karamazov is widely considered a realist novel for its detailed portrayal.

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Ivan, because if you were in Chermashnya, you wouldn’t be so far away.”“You’re lying.

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