fyodor dostoevsky :
- n Russian novelist who wrote of human suffering with humor and psychological insight (1821-1881)
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- The True Story of the Fake Meeting Between Dickens and Dostoevsky
In 1862, Fyodor Dostoevsky, then a writer of little renown traveling to Western Europe for the first time, dropped by Charles Dickens's offices in London and engaged the English novelist in an intimate chat. Dostoevsky had read and enjoyed some of the writer's works while in prison, Claire Tomalin explains in her 2011 biography of Dickens, and he reflected on this astounding episode 16 years ...
July 11, 2013 - The Atlantic Wire via Yahoo! News