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Crime and Punishment

Crime and Punishment

  

by Fyodor Dostoevsky

Zossimov

Character Analysis

Zossimov is a doctor who takes care of Raskolnikov when he's sick. (Thanks, doc!) He seems to view Raskolnikov as a psychological experiment, but nothing comes of this. Zossimov basically drops out of the plot when Raskolnikov's illness recedes.