The Idiot
Language: en
Pages: 768
Authors: Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-08-31 - Publisher: Penguin
Fyodor Dostoyevsky's The Idiot is an immaculate portrait of innocence tainted by the brutal reality of human greed. This Penguin Classics edition is translated from the Russian by David McDuff, with an introduction by William Mills Todd III. Returning to St Petersburg from a Swiss sanatorium, the gentle and naïve
The Idiot
Language: en
Pages: 704
Authors: Fyodor Dostoevsky
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-01 - Publisher: Alma Classics
Saintly Prince Myshkin returns to Russia from a Swiss sanitorium and finds himself a stranger in a society obsessed with wealth, power and sexual conquest. He soon becomes entangled in a love triangle with a notorius kept woman, Nastasya, and a beautiful young girl, Aglaya.
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
Die Idiotin
Language: de
Pages: 480
Authors: Elif Batuman
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-21 - Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag
›Die Idiotin‹ ist ein unvergesslicher Roman, der am Elite-College Harvard spielt - von einer der originellsten Stimmen der amerikanischen Gegenwartsliteratur: Elif Batuman. New Jersey, 1995: Selin, Tochter türkischer Immigranten, jung, hinreißend und ahnungslos, zieht aus, um in Harvard Literatur zu studieren. Die College-Wohnheime sind mit Albert Einstein-Postern und Lavalampen dekoriert,
The Idiot Girls' Action-Adventure Club
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Laurie Notaro
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-07-02 - Publisher: Villard
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “I’ve changed a bit since high school. Back then I said no to using and selling drugs. I washed on a normal basis and still had good credit.” Introducing Laurie Notaro, the leader of the Idiot Girls’ Action-Adventure Club. Every day she fearlessly rises from bed
The Idiot
Language: en
Pages: 115
Authors: John Kendrick Bangs
Categories: American wit and humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 1895 - Publisher:
"Discussions of residents in a home for single gentlemen; a resident called Idiot, Mrs. Pedagog the landlady, the poet, and other assorted characters"--Barry Cassidy Rare Books blurb
The Idiot
Language: en
Pages: 618
Authors: Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Categories: Continental European fiction (Fictional works by one author).
Type: BOOK - Published: 1955-01-01 - Publisher: Penguin
The Idiot is the story of a saintly, Christian man who is thrust into the heart of a society more concerned with wealth, power and sexual conquest than with the ideals of Christianity. My intention is to portray a truly beautiful soul.--Fyodor Dostoevsky. A Bantam Classic.
The Idiot King
Language: en
Pages: 206
Authors: Patty Jansen
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-09 - Publisher: Patty Jansen
Continued from book 2 Johanna, Roald, Nellie and Loesie have come to Florisheim finding many of their kinsmen there. The survivors from the burning of Saardam who have come here are the nobles who were never great supporters the old king, and it is likely that they won’t support his
The hive; or, Mental gatherings. For the benefit of the idiot and his Institution [the asylum for idiots, Earlswood. Compiled by E. Grove].
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: Hive
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1857 - Publisher:
Books about The hive; or, Mental gatherings. For the benefit of the idiot and his Institution [the asylum for idiots, Earlswood. Compiled by E. Grove].
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.”