The Untold Riches of the Russian Soul!

A Listmania! list by Magic Lemur (Somewhere in Madagascar)
The list author says: "Not really, just having a passionate interest in Russian novels..."
The Brothers Karamazov (Dover Thrift Editions)
1.  The Brothers Karamazov (Dover Thrift Editions) by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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  "The greatest book ever written...ever! (IMHO) translation as well that really works magic on the peerless 'Grand Inquisitor' section."
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Crime and Punishment (Signet Classics)
2.  Crime and Punishment (Signet Classics) by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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  "Apparently one of the most frequently unfinished novels of all (the middle bit is a bit dry.) Worth it for the ending though..."
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The Collected Tales (Everyman's Library)
3.  The Collected Tales (Everyman's Library) by Nikolai Vasilevich Gogol
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  ""We have all emerged from under Gogol's overcoat" - Dostoyevsky. Indeed, but pity they ignored the humour & satire in the stories!"
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Dead Souls
4.  Dead Souls by Nikolai Vasilevich Gogol
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  "Not as rich as it promises to be & ends far too soon, but worth it for chapter 6 of the first book..."
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War & Peace, Volume 1 (The Complete Classics)
5.  War & Peace, Volume 1 (The Complete Classics) by Leo Nikolayevich Tolstoy
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  "A noted classic but on audio CD, so that it saves straining the eyes!"
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Death and the Penguin (Panther)
6.  Death and the Penguin (Panther) by Andrey Kurkov
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  "A masterpiece of satire that translates well. Definitely worth reading, with a brilliant title for the bibliophiliac in you (lots of people will ask you 'what's it about?')"
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The Rasputin File
7.  The Rasputin File by Edvard Radzinsky
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  "Where else in the world could Rasputin have come from? One of the most insightful books I've read on the subject, with gambits that are not as yet on t'internet..."
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What Is to Be Done?: Burning Questions of Our Movement
8.  What Is to Be Done?: Burning Questions of Our Movement by V. I. Lenin
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  "Far better than the 'Communist Manifesto', due to its economy of language. Conveys his charismatic persona convincingly enough to see how he came to power..."
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Stalin's Letters to Molotov: 1925-1936 (Annals of Communism Series)
9.  Stalin's Letters to Molotov: 1925-1936 (Annals of Communism Series) by Lars T. Lih
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  "One of the most insightful books about the mind of the tyrant. He was evil, but was he understandable?"
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One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich
10.  One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
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  "A simple, yet powerful book hopefully condemning such brutality to the history books..."
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