Contributor biographical information for The brothers Karamazov / Fyodor Dostoevsky ; translated from the Russian by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky ; introduced by Malcolm V. Jones.


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Fyodor Dostoevsky's life was as dark and dramatic as the great novels he wrote. He was born in Moscow in 1821, and when he died in 1881, he left a legacy of masterworks that influenced the great thinkers and writers of the Western world and immortalized him as a giant among writers of world literature.


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Russia -- Social life and customs -- 1533-1917 -- Fiction.
Fathers and sons -- Fiction.
Brothers -- Fiction.