Fyodor Dostoevsky

Poor Folk

originally published:


We offered this copy of the first English language edition of Dostoevsky's first novel, inscribed by George Moore (who wrote the introduction for this edition), in our Catalog 74.


  • First Book(1846)

reference info

bio notes:
born: 10/30/1821
died: 1/28/1881
born as: Fyodor Mikhaylovich Dostoevsky
nationality: Russia

Russian novelist, journalist, and short-story writer whose psychological penentration into the darkest recesses of the human heart had a profound and universal influence on the 20th-century novel. - Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature