Crime and Punishment
Written by Fyodor Dostoyevsky, illustrated by Enea Seregni
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Crime and Punishment (Russian: Преступлéние и наказáние, tr. Prestupleniye i nakazaniye; IPA: [prʲɪstʊˈplʲenʲɪɪ ɪ nəkɐˈzanʲɪɪ]) is a novel by the Russian author Fyodor Dostoyevsky. It was first published in the literary journal The Russian Messenger in twelve monthly installments during 1866. It was later published in a single volume. It is the second of Dostoyevsky’s full-length novels following his return from 10 years of exile in Siberia. Crime and Punishment is considered the first great novel of his “mature” period of writing.