Days [ ) Αdmiration | Fyodor Dostoevsky, 1838


“Balzac is great!”

Fyodor Dostoevsky*
in a letter to his brother Mikhail on 9 August 1838

* His literary idol was Honoré de Balzac and in 1843 even translated 
one of Balzac’s greatest works, Eugenie Grandet, into Russian.

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