Dostoevsky: The Stir of Liberation, 1860-1865, Volume 3

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Princeton University Press, 1988 - Biography & Autobiography - 395 pages
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"This volume, the third of five in Joseph Frank's widely acclaimed biography of Dostoevsky, begins with the writer's return to St. Petersburg, after a ten-year Siberian exile. Having met with sudden fame as the highly praised young author of Poor Folk in 1845, Dostoevsky was abruptly forgotten after his arrest and exile for political conspiracy. He came back to the capital determined to reestablish his literary reputation. Now as the editor of and writer for two literary journals that joined in the cultural and social ferment of Russia in the early 1860s, Dostoevsky was to discover the themes that would underlie his mature masterpieces. Frank describes the intricate process of the novelist's self-definition, in interaction with all the forces of the "stir of liberation" under Alexander II." --Cover.

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Review: Dostoevsky: The Stir of Liberation, 1860-1865 (Dostoevsky biography #3)

User Review  - Bryn Hammond - Goodreads

Years spent on journalism. Much more lively a tale than I thought. He remains the champion of psychic freedom against the determinism of his day. It's this that caused his split with the Left -- as ... Read full review

Review: Dostoevsky: The Stir of Liberation, 1860-1865 (Dostoevsky biography #3)

User Review  - Eduardo - Goodreads

Ive read the first 3 volumes of Frank's classic bio on Dostoevsky and I am amazed at the detail & level of care, insight, & academic depth this great work possesses. It is simply mind boggling to read ... Read full review

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Joseph Frank is the author of an award-winning multivolume biography of Dostoevsky.

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