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Book Information: Village of Stepanchikovo, the

Village of Stepanchikovo, the (1859) [Novel]
by Fyodor Dostoevsky Rating: Weighted - 8.6 / Average - 9.0 of 10 (1 votes) (Rate!)
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Summary (From the publisher):

Summoned to the country estate of his uncle Colonel Yegor Rostanev, the young Sergey Aleksandrovich finds himself thrown into a bedlam. His kind-hearted uncle is dominated by a pretentious and despotic pseudo-intellectual named Opiskin, a charlatan who has ingratiated himself with Yegor's mother and now holds the entire household under his thumb. Watching the absurd theatrics of this domestic tyrant over forty-eight explosive hours, Sergey grows increasingly furious. His bungling attempts to assert himself, however, are as ineffectual as they are comedic.

Original title: Село Степанчиково и его обитатели. Из записок неизвестного
Original languages: Russian


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics

Edition #1: The Village of Stepanchikovo

The Village of Stepanchikovo (1983)
Edition Details:

Language: English

Translated by: Ignat Avsey
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Manifested in:

The Village of Stepanchikovo (December 1, 1995)

Format: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin Classics
ISBN: 0140446583
Dimensions: 5.1 x 7.8 x 0.6 in
Pages: 224

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