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قرية ستيبانتشيكوفو وسكانها

Nihal Yalaza Taluy Translator. If gambling is a vain and unreasoning pursuit, why do people gamble in the first place? Return to Book Page. Jino kumarba it did not like it Feb 11, If you’re a Dosty doztoevsky like me and filling in the gaps of his earlier stuff, you might be pleasantly surprised to find that Heavy D can be pretty fucking funny. Dostoyevsky was the second son of a former army doctor.

Is this book a good introduction to Dostoyevsky and his works? And anyway — you have shown me the door! A college boy comes home to the sticks to find all has went to hell. He doesn’t see her again. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. His situation was made even worse by his gambling addiction.


He was educated at home and at a private school. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

Dostoevsky completed the novella under a strict deadline to pay off gambling debts. I personally believe Uncle’s Dream is the best novella introduction to Fyodor Dostoyevsky. Not Fiodor’s finest, at all! View all 3 comments.

The novel was the basis of an opera by Sergei Prokofievalso called The Gambler. Did I know what I wanted? The General Angeline Ball Of the two, Stepanchikovo is the better.

Refresh and try again. Very disappointing as I really like Crime and Punishment. It was during this period that he wrote Uncle’s Dream and The Village of Stepanchikovo — both of them comedies about the feckless provincial nobility of Russia.

Movies on Bev’s watchlist. I was like one demented: The daughter of timber merchant Melbury, Grace, returns to the town after finishing school.

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قرية ستيبانتشيكوفو وسكانها by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Petersburg to the estate of his uncle, Colonel Yegor Ilyich Rostanev, and finds that a middle-aged charlatan named Foma Fomich Opiskin has swindled the nobles around him into believing that he is virtuous despite behavior that is passive-aggressive, selfish, and fostoevsky.


One of his lesser works. There are two movies based on Dostoevsky ‘s life during the time when he was writing the novella. Introduction to Notes from the Underground and The Gambler. Fyodor Dostoevsky ‘s The Gambler The Dosroevsky has died in Paris. View all 10 comments.

Alexei is hopelessly in love with Polina, the General’s stepdaughter. The story of the year the Oxford and Cambridge boat race changed from a gentleman’s race to one where winning was everything.

The Book Memory Access System. The Village of Stepanchikovo is an acrid farce written in the very rich and colourful language. Infinity War and Aquaman.


The Village of Stepanchikovo by Fyodor Dostoyevsky deserves four or perhaps five stars for its writing and language and three stars for the story itself.

In other projects Wikimedia Commons. The Gambler treated a subject Fyodor Dostoevsky himself was familiar with—gambling. It is a domestic comedy that only Russians can laugh at. Share this Rating Title: