Фёдор Михайлович Достоевский. Записки из мертвого дома (House of the Dead). IN RUSSIAN. Originally published in 1860-62, House of the Dead is a semi-autobiographical novel portraying the life of convicts in a Siberian prison camp. Dostoevsky spent four years in exile in such a camp following his conviction for involvement in the Petrashevsky Circle. Paris: YMCA-Press, 1970. 2nd printing. 339 pages, paperbound in simple covers. Some foxing and light soil, otherwise about fine. 1 copy only.