Definition of Fyodor dostoevsky
1. Noun. Russian novelist who wrote of human suffering with humor and psychological insight (1821-1881).
Generic synonyms: Author, Writer
Derivative terms: Dostoevskian, Dostoyevskian
Lexicographical Neighbors of Fyodor Dostoevsky
Literary usage of Fyodor dostoevsky
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Annual Register edited by Edmund Burke (1917)
"A Raw Youth, by fyodor dostoevsky: from the Russian, by Constance Garnett (William Heinemann). " A Raw Youth " is the autobiography of a very highly-strung ..."
2. Bulletin of the New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox and Tilden Foundations by New York Public Library (1917)
"The eternal husband, and other stories, by fyodor dostoevsky; ... (The novels of fyodor dostoevsky. v. 8.) * * QDM Contents: The eternal husband. ..."
3. The Best Short Stories of ... and the Yearbook of the American Short Story edited by Edward Joseph Harrington O'Brien (1918)
"THE ETERNAL HUSBAND AND OTHER STORIES and THE GAMBLER AND OTHER STORIES by Fyodor Dostoevsky (The Macmillan Co.). These two new volumes continue the ..."
4. Recollections of a Russian Diplomat: The Suicide of Monarchies (William II by Evgeniǐ Nīkolaevīch Shelḱīng, L. W. Makovskī (1918)
"... $1.50, Leather, $2.00 THE GAMBLER AND OTHER STORIES BY fyodor dostoevsky This, the ninth volume in Constance Garnett's new series of Dostoevsky stories, ..."