The Idiot by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

The Idiot is a novel written by the Russian author Fyodor Dostoyevsky and first published in 1868. It was first published serially in Russian in Russky Vestnik, St. Petersburg, 1868-1869. The Idiot is ranked, along with other works from Dostoevsky, as one of the most brilliant literary achievements of the Russian "Golden Age" of Literature. It would not be translated into English until the twentieth-century

The 67th greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 12th on El Pais Favorite Books of 100 Spanish Authors (El Pais)
  2. - 17th on The 100 Greatest Novels (greatbooksguide.com)
  3. - 29th on In Which These Are the 100 Greatest Novels (ThisRecording.com)
  4. - 55th on Pour une Bibliothèque Idéale (Raymond Queneau)
  5. - 78th on 100 Best Books (Montana State University)
  6. - The Bigger Read List (English PEN)
  7. - Finest Works of Fiction (Martin Seymour-Smith and Editors)
  8. - Världsbiblioteket (The World Library) (Tidningen Boken)
  9. - Top 100 Works in World Literature (Norwegian Book Clubs, with the Norwegian Nobel Institute)
  10. - Best Books Ever (bookdepository.com)
  11. - 100 Life-Changing Books (National Book Award)

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The Idiot [Annotated] Kindle Edition 652949 $0.99 2011
The Idiot (Dover Thrift Editions) Kindle Edition 159718 $3.85 2012
The Idiot (Barnes & Noble Classics Series) Paperback 471977 $3.89 $0.01 2004
The Idiot (Dover Thrift Editions) Kindle Edition 1008787 $4.65 2003
The Idiot (Penguin Classics) Kindle Edition 186415 $9.99 2004
The Idiot (Penguin Designer Classics) Hardcover 4222720 $324.72 $125.00 2006
The Idiot (Signet Classics) Kindle Edition 518779 $5.95 2010
Foreign Language Study book "Idiot": Vocabulary in English, Explanatory notes in English, Essay in English (illustrated, annotated) (Foreign Language Study books) (Russian Edition) Kindle Edition 524023 $3.30 2012
The Idiot (Russian Edition) Kindle Edition 549983 $0.99 2013
The Idiot: A Novel in Four Parts Paperback 6645791 $25.22 $31.80 2010
The Idiot Paperback 6064803 $11.94 2006
The Idiot Paperback 7817711 $15.29 2007
The Idiot Paperback 13447429 $23.36 $101.24 2006
The idiot;: A novel in two books Hardcover 1438981 $26.18
The Idiot Kindle Edition 1882985 2009
The Idiot Paperback 10958665 $5.00
The Idiot (Signet classic) Mass Market Paperback 4239885 $3.20 $0.01 1986
The Brothers Karamazov and The Idiot (Library Edition Audio CDs) Audio CD 1743904 $17.97 $45.27 2007
The Idiot (Vintage Classics) Paperback 27950 $8.19 $4.96 2003
The Idiot (Vintage Classics) Kindle Edition 34180 $9.08 2012
The Idiot (Everyman's Library) Hardcover 135329 $14.91 $14.02 2002
The idiot: A novel in two books (Selected works / Fyodor Dostoyevsky) Hardcover 5423905 $43.00 $0.19
The Idiot (Signet Classics) Mass Market Paperback 4430665 $4.96 $0.01 2002
The Idiot Paperback 7779306 $15.29 2007
The Idiot Paperback 5498074 $12.59 $73.04 2006
The Idiot Hardcover 488516 $21.50 2010
The Idiot [with Biographical Introduction] Kindle Edition 558399 $2.99 2004
The Idiot Paperback 1676854 $17.99 $8.17 2010
Idiot,the Mass Market Paperback 864808 $6.45 $0.01 1983
Idiot Hardcover 2867590 $135.34 $12.90
The Idiot (Barnes & Noble Classics) Hardcover 1258456 $10.76 $0.24 2005
The Idiot Kindle Edition 616582 $0.99 2013
The Idiot: By Fyodor Dostoyevsky : Illustrated (Bonus Free Audiobook) Kindle Edition 137037 2016
The Idiot Paperback 86832 $9.99 2016
The Idiot (Boxed Edition) Hardcover 2742057 $65.95 $17.76
The Idiot Mass Market Paperback 10736719 $18.73 $0.01 1969
The Idiot Paperback 12034609 $24.69 2007
The Idiot: Library Edition Audio CD 1756596 $25.17 $23.90
The Idiot (Forgotten Books) Paperback 5974850 $12.91 2008
The Idiot (Large Print Edition) Hardcover 8229831 $45.89 $67.80 2008
The Idiot (Dramatized) Audible Audio Edition 62697 $5.95 2010
The Idiot Kindle Edition 71335 $0.99 2013
El Idiota [The Idiot] Audible Audio Edition 65932 $3.95 2006
El Idiota (Spanish Edition) Kindle Edition 64538 2013
El Idiota (Spanish Edition) Paperback 1390674 $11.46 $13.58 2015
El Idiota Hardcover 8131290 $25.99
The Idiot Mass Market Paperback 11746081 $0.01 1969
The Idiot (Xist Classics) Kindle Edition 145104 2015
The Idiot - 1st Edition Paperback 6792446 $21.84 2010
The Idiot (Everyman's Library) Hardcover 9321988 $16.10 $14.95
The Idiot [Large Print Unabridged Edition]: The Complete & Unabridged Classic Edition Paperback 607011 $29.00 2015
The Idiot Paperback 506829 $16.99 2016
The Idiot: By Fyodor Dostoyevsky : Illustrated Kindle Edition 210970 2016
The Idiot: By Fyodor Dostoyevsky : Illustrated Kindle Edition 308038 2016
The Idiot (Signet classics) Mass Market Paperback 9364062 $0.01 1986
Idiot [Russian Edition] Audible Audio Edition 60050 $5.95 2011
The Idiot (Coterie Classics with Free Audiobook) Kindle Edition 97403 2016
The Idiot Hardcover 2196605 $57.52 1989
El idiota / The Idiot (Spanish Edition) Paperback 10871859 $24.34 $53.32 2013
The Idiot: By Fyodor Dostoyevsky - Illustrated Kindle Edition 243880 2016
The Notebooks for The Idiot Paperback 2095276 $14.95 2017
Notebooks for the Idiot Hardcover 3349630 $17.00
The Idiot Paperback 18329818 $11.95 2017
The Idiot: a Novel in Four Parts Hardcover 1184254 $100.00 $14.55
Idiot Paperback 9463087 $1.00
The Idiot Mass Market Paperback 9466543 $6.00 $5.09
Idiot Paperback 12832536 $12.76
The Idiot (Classic Reprint) Hardcover 1264730 $33.88 $60.63 2017
The Idiot Kindle Edition 177587 2017
The Idiot Kindle Edition 3289008 2017
The Idiot (Dover Thrift Editions) Paperback 1275659 $5.28 $1.99 2003
The Idiot Audible Audio Edition 29680 $36.74 2017
The Idiot: Fyodor Dostoyevsky Paperback 362320 $12.95 2017
The Idiot (Signet classics) Mass Market Paperback 3577606 $6.99 $2.99 1969
The Notebooks for the Idiot Paperback 2069674 $61.01 $4.78 1973
The Idiot (Penguin Classics) Paperback 31873 $9.21 $3.65 2004
The Idiot Paperback 101639 $7.99 $3.99 2008
The Idiot (Bantam Classic) Mass Market Paperback 175815 $3.67 $0.01 1983
Fyodor Dostoyevsky's The Idiot: A Play in Three Acts Paperback 4898157 $12.93 $14.42 2009
The Idiot (Classic Literature with Classical Music) Audio CD 949567 $11.74 $11.00 1995
The Idiot: Includes MLA Style Citations for Scholarly Secondary Sources, Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles and Critical Essays (Squid Ink Classics) Paperback 946200 $12.51 $14.33 2016
The Idiot (Signet Classics) Mass Market Paperback 833018 $4.76 $1.40 2010
The Idiot (Wordsworth Classics) Paperback 31069 $2.74 $0.74 1998
The Idiot (Penguin Classics) Paperback 701195 $61.01 $1.50 1956