Dostoevsky


Dostoevsky

Dostoevsky or Do·sto·yev·sky, Do·sto·ev·ski, Do·sto·yev·ski, Do·stoi·ev·ski [dos-tuh-yef-skee, duhs-; Russian duh-stuh-yef-skyee] Examples noun

  1. Fyo·dor Mi·khai·lo·vich [fyoh-der mi-kahy-luh-vich; Russian fyaw-duh r myi-khahy-luh-vyich] /ˈfyoʊ dər mɪˈkaɪ lə vɪtʃ; Russian ˈfyɔ dər myɪˈxaɪ lə vyɪtʃ/, 1821–81, Russian novelist.

Examples from the Web for dostoevsky Contemporary Examples of dostoevsky

  • An ex-convict looks back on the books he read, from Dostoevsky to Malcolm X, during the decade he spent behind bars.

    Reading Prison Novels In Prison

    Daniel Genis

    May 24, 2014

  • Dostoevsky spends a lot of description on the little hustles his ‘peers’ worked at for money and services.

    Reading Prison Novels In Prison

    Daniel Genis

    May 24, 2014

  • Some were as old as Dostoevsky, who wrote his House of the Dead in 1861 after four years in a Siberian prison camp.

    Reading Prison Novels In Prison

    Daniel Genis

    May 24, 2014

  • If Dostoevsky unintentionally laid the philosophical groundwork upon which Putin now stands, then Tolstoy offers the solution.

    How Tolstoy Can Save Putin’s Soul

    Andrew D. Kaufman

    May 10, 2014

  • If Putin preferred Tolstoy over Dostoevsky, what a happier, more peaceful place Ukraine would be right now.

    How Tolstoy Can Save Putin’s Soul

    Andrew D. Kaufman

    May 10, 2014

  • Historical Examples of dostoevsky

  • And it is here that Gorki seems to us almost to surpass Dostoevsky.

    Maxim Gorki

    Hans Ostwald

  • And here Gorki is a true creator, even if as artist he ranks below Dostoevsky.

    Maxim Gorki

    Hans Ostwald

  • Take the case of Dostoevsky—his epilepsy was one of the most fruitful of motives in his stories.

    Egoists

    James Huneker

  • But hard work calmed his nerves, as was the case with Dostoevsky.

    Iconoclasts

    James Huneker

  • It is easy to see why Dostoevsky has become a popular author.

    Old and New Masters

    Robert Lynd

  • British Dictionary definitions for dostoevsky Dostoevsky Dostoyevsky, Dostoevski or Dostoyevski noun

    1. Fyodor Mikhailovich (ˈfjɔdər miˈxajləvitʃ). 1821–81, Russian novelist, the psychological perception of whose works has greatly influenced the subsequent development of the novel. His best-known works are Crime and Punishment (1866), The Idiot (1868), The Possessed (1871), and The Brothers Karamazov (1879–80)

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