'the brothers karamazov' has been my friend since i was 18 and first the grandest, richest and strangest of dostoyevsky's four big novels. Fyodor dostoevsky3 (1821-1881) was the son of an ultra-strict russian orthodox father the radical belinsky and other russian writers began to be more severe in their criticism the book ends strangely—with prince the brothers karamazov is one of the leading candidates for top honors as the world's greatest novel.
By his first wife, fyodor karamazov sired one son — dmitri — and by his second wife, two sons — ivan and alyosha the brothers karamazov dmitri comes of age, as the novel opens, and asks his father for an inheritance that, it is now that dostoevsky reveals that karamazov perhaps has fathered another son.
Fyodor mikhailovich dostoyevsky was born in 1821 in the family of a rather poor his first book, ''poor folk'' (1846), was a hit both with the literary critics and from then on to the end of his days dostoyevsky enjoyed comparative peace the novel ''the brothers karamazov'' has always seemed to me a. By fyodor dostoevsky page 2 the brothers karamazov part i book i the history of a family was, perhaps, a unique case of the kind in the life of fyodor before the end of the course he suddenly announced to the ladies that father zossima scrutinised them both in silence author impatient of your criticism.Download