Download The Double by Fyodor Dostoevsky Free PDF Book


The Double by Fyodor Dostoevsky

About book

Author Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Publisher Hassan Agmir
File type PDF
Language English
Pages 309
Size 1.46 MB
Downloads 28

Download Book

The Double by Fyodor Dostoevsky

While his literary reputation rests mainly on such celebrated novels as Crime and Punishment, The Brothers Karamazov, and The Idiot, Dostoyevsky also wrote much superb short fiction. The Double is one of the finest of his shorter works. It appeared in 1846 (his second published work) and is by far the most significant of his early stories, not least for its successful, straight-faced treatment of a hallucinatory theme.
In The Double, the protagonist, Golyadkin senior, is persecuted by his double, Golyadkin junior, who resembles him closely in almost every detail. The latter abuses the former with mounting scorn and brutality as the tale proceeds toward its frightening denouement. Characteristic Dostoyevskyan themes of helplessness, victimization, and scandal are beautifully handled here with an artistry that qualifies the story as a small masterpiece.
Students of literature, admirers of Dostoyevsky, and general readers will all be delighted to have this classic work available in this inexpensive, high-quality edition.

Next Previous
Copyrights
We respect the property rights of others, and are always careful not to infringe on their rights, so authors and publishing houses have the right to demand that the link to download an article or book be removed from the site. If you find an article or book of your own and do not agree to publish the download link, or have a suggestion or complaint, write to us through Contact us , or by email at: support@freewsad.com.
Follow us on Telegram
Freesad Telegram
Freewsad Books
@freewsd