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Book Review: Memoirs from the House of the Dead by Fyodor Dostoevsky

Title: Memoirs from the House of the Dead Author: Fyodor Dostoevsky Translator: Jessie Coulson  Publisher: Oxford University Press Date: 2008 (1862) Genre: Semi-autobiographical / Philosophical Fiction / Classics Summary: In this almost documentary account of his own experiences of penal servitude in Siberia, Dostoevsky describes the physical and mental suffering of the convicts, the squalor and the degradation,… Continue reading Book Review: Memoirs from the House of the Dead by Fyodor Dostoevsky

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#CCSpin 25 Reveal – Which Book Will I Be Reading?

The Classics Club Spin number was revealed yesterday and it was number 14! I’m just going to give a quick summary of the book in this post and a few stats like the number of pages, the edition I’m using, and other stuff. The House of the Dead by Fyodor Dostoevsky Translated by Jessie Coulson Summary:… Continue reading #CCSpin 25 Reveal – Which Book Will I Be Reading?