The Idiot

As the still, radiant center of a plot whose turbulent action is extraordinary even for Dostoyevsky, Myshkin succeeds in dominating through sheer force a personality a cast of characters who vividly and violently embody the passions and ...

The Idiot

The Idiot

Prince Myshkin, a good yet simple man, is out of place in the corrupt world created by Russia's ruling class.

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The Idiot
Language: en
Pages: 597
Authors: Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1981 - Publisher: Bantam Classics

Prince Myshkin, a good yet simple man, is out of place in the corrupt world created by Russia's ruling class.
The Idiot
Language: en
Pages: 650
Authors: Fyodor Dostoevsky, General Press
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-12 - Publisher: GENERAL PRESS

After his great portrayal of a guilty man in Crime and Punishment, Dostoevsky set out in The Idiot to portray a man of pure innocence. The twenty-six-year-old Prince Myshkin, following a stay of several years in a Swiss sanatorium, returns to Russia to collect an inheritance and ‘be among people’.
The Idiot (Vintage Classics)
Language: en
Pages: 656
Authors: Fyodor Dostoevsky
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-18 - Publisher: Vintage

Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky’s masterful translation of The Idiot is destined to stand with their versions of Crime and Punishment, The Brothers Karamazov, and Demons as the definitive Dostoevsky in English. After his great portrayal of a guilty man in Crime and Punishment, Dostoevsky set out in The Idiot
The Idiot
Language: en
Pages: 732
Authors: Fedor Mikhailovitch Dostoïevski, Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-05-27 - Publisher: Penguin UK

Prince Myshkin, a good yet simple man, is out of place in the corrupt world created by Russia's ruling class.
The Idiot (Annotated with Critical Essay and Biography)
Language: en
Pages: 100
Authors: Fyodor Doystoyevsky
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-14 - Publisher: Golgotha Press

The idiot of the title is the protagonist of the novel, Prince Myshkin. He is a simple, honest man who has not had the benefit of education or a high level of intelligence, but his character is good and he lives by Christian values. At the beginning of the novel