The Gambler

Alexei Ivanovich is tutor to a Russian family. They are bankrupt and eagerly awaiting the death of 'Grandmother'. Alexei falls in love twice: first, with the beautiful but impossible Polina; and second, with the game of roulette. Hi addiction turns out to be shared by Grandmother who suddenly appears, very much alive, and willing to gamble down to her last banknote.

Product Overview
ISBN 9781785996283
Categories Authors Day, BUY8, BX, Classics and Literary, Fiction, Literary Fiction
Author(s) Fyodor Dostoevsky
Publisher Arcturus Publishing
Pages 192
Format Paperback
Dimensions 12.9cm x 1.2cm x 19.8cm
Weight 0.138 kg