The House of the Dead

Genre: Realism, Semi-Autobiographical Fiction, Classic Literature Setting: Siberia, Russian Federation, 1850s Pages: 368 The House of the Dead or Notes from the House of the Dead is a semi-autobigraphical work by Fyodor Dostoyevsky about life in prison in Siberian Russia. Dostoyevsky tells his story through the eyes of the convict Aleksandr Petrovich Goryanchikov, a Russian nobleman who is sentenced to penal …

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