The Idiot

Returning to St. Petersburg from a Swiss sanatorium, the gentle and naive Prince Myshkin - known as 'the idiot' - pays a visit to his distant relative General Yepanchin and proceeds to charm the General, his wife and his three daughters.

The Idiot

The Idiot

Prince Myshkin returns to Russia from an asylum in Switzerland. Embroiled in the intrigues which centre around the ruling classes, he emerges as a combination of the Christian ideal and Dostoevsky's own views. The world created by the ruling classes cannot accommodate the goodness of this idiot.

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The Idiot
Language: en
Pages: 578
Authors: Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Wordsworth Editions

Prince Myshkin returns to Russia from an asylum in Switzerland. Embroiled in the intrigues which centre around the ruling classes, he emerges as a combination of the Christian ideal and Dostoevsky's own views. The world created by the ruling classes cannot accommodate the goodness of this idiot.
Surrounded by Idiots
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Thomas Erikson
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-30 - Publisher: St. Martin's Essentials

Do you ever think you’re the only one making any sense? Or tried to reason with your partner with disastrous results? Do long, rambling answers drive you crazy? Or does your colleague’s abrasive manner rub you the wrong way? You are not alone. After a disastrous meeting with a highly
The Idiot Girls' Action Adventure Club
Language: en
Pages: 225
Authors: Laurie Notaro
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Villard

In a hilarious compendium of essays and accounts of her autobiographical misadventures and life experiences, the leader of the Idiot Girls' Action Adventure Club covers topics ranging from bad boyfriends and jobs to embarrassing doctor visits and high-school reunions. Original. 75,000 first printing.
The Idiot
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Elif Batuman
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-14 - Publisher: Penguin

A New York Times Book Review Notable Book Finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction Longlisted for the Women's Prize for Fiction "An addictive, sprawling epic; I wolfed it down.” —Miranda July, author of The First Bad Man and It Chooses You “Easily the funniest book I’ve read this year.”
The Idiot
Language: en
Pages: 180
Authors: Cardinal Nicholas (of Cusa)
Categories: Imaginary conversations
Type: BOOK - Published: 1940 - Publisher:

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