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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.

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.
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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.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Bill Boerst

Length:

6h


Chapters

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

17:26


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

12:01


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

12:26


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

14:39


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

19:46


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

20:04


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

17:53


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

20:50


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

20:39


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

30:25


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

21:10


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

28:50


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

29:17


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

21:05


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

23:45


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

23:48


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

25:56