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The Gambler

Fyodor Dostoevsky

The Gambler is a short novel by Fyodor Dostoevsky about a young tutor in the employment of a formerly wealthy Russian general. The novella reflects Dostoevsky's own addiction to roulette, which was in more ways than one the inspiration for the book: Dostoevsky completed the novella under a strict deadline so he could pay off gambling debts. (Summary from Wikipedia)

The Gambler is a short novel by Fyodor Dostoevsky about a young tutor in the employment of a formerly wealthy Russian general. The novella reflects Dostoevsky's own addiction to roulette, which was in more ways than one the inspiration for the book: Dostoevsky completed the novella under a strict deadline so he could pay off gambling debts. (Summary from Wikipedia)
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

The Gambler is a short novel by Fyodor Dostoevsky about a young tutor in the employment of a formerly wealthy Russian general. The novella reflects Dostoevsky's own addiction to roulette, which was in more ways than one the inspiration for the book: Dostoevsky completed the novella under a strict deadline so he could pay off gambling debts. (Summary from Wikipedia)

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

6h 1m


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

17:41


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

12:07


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

12:32


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

14:45


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

19:53


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

20:11


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

17:59


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

20:55


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

20:44


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

30:30


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

21:16


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

28:57


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

29:24


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

21:10


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

23:50


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

23:53


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

26:01