Demons

Demons

A Novel in Three Parts

Book - 1994 | 1st ed.
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A new translation of The Possessed and a new title to go with it. The translators claim it better reflects the spirit of what basically is a novel of ideas, the demons of the title being the Western imports of idealism, socialism, materialism, nihilism, atheism and so on.
Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf, 1994.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780679423140
0679423141
0679734511
9780679734512
Characteristics: xxvii 733 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: pt. 1. Instead of an introduction
Prince Harry. Matchmaking
Someone else's sins
The last girl
The wise serpent
pt. 2. Night
The duel
All in expectation
Before the Fête
Pyotr Stepanovich bustles about
With our people
Ivan the Tsarevich
Stepan Trofimovich perquisitioned
Filibusters. A fatal morning
pt. 3. The Fête. First part
The end of the Fête
A finished romance
A traveler
A toilsome night
The last peregrination.
Of Stepan Trofimovich
Conclusion.
Summary: A new translation of The Possessed and a new title to go with it. The translators claim it better reflects the spirit of what basically is a novel of ideas, the demons of the title being the Western imports of idealism, socialism, materialism, nihilism, atheism and so on.

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