Crime & Punishment Vintage Classic

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Consumed by the idea of his own special destiny, immured in poverty and deprivation, Rashkolnikov is drawn to commit a terrible crime. In the aftermath, Rashkolnikov is dogged by madness, guilt and a calculating detective, and a feverish cat-and-mouse game unfolds. The only hope for redemption, if Rashkolnikov can but recognise it, lies in the virtuous and faithful Sonya.

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The best translation of Crime and Punishment currently available… An especially faithful re-creation…with a coiled-spring kinetic energy… Don’t miss it’ Washington Post

Consumed by the idea of his own special destiny, immured in poverty and deprivation, Rashkolnikov is drawn to commit a terrible crime. In the aftermath, Rashkolnikov is dogged by madness, guilt and a calculating detective, and a feverish cat-and-mouse game unfolds. The only hope for redemption, if Rashkolnikov can but recognise it, lies in the virtuous and faithful Sonya.

TRANSLATED BY RICHARD PEVEAR AND LARISSA VOLOKHONSKY

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Weight 0.617 kg
Dimensions 21.6 × 15.3 × 4.1 cm
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Imprint

Cover

Paperback

Pages

xxii, 532

Language

English

Edition
Dewey

891.733 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K