Crime & Punishment by Dostoevsky Fyodor
TRANSLATED BY RICHARD PEVEAR AND LARISSA VOLOKHONSKY. 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. The Vintage Classic Russians Series: Published for the 100th anniversary of the 1917 Russian Revolution these are must-have beautifully designed editions of six epic masterpieces that have survived controversy censorship and suppression to influence decades of thought and artistic expression.