This award-winning translation by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky remains true to the The Brothers Karamazov: A Novel in Four Parts With Epilogue. To compare the Garnett and the Pevear-Volokhonsky translations of “The Brothers Karamazov” is to alight on hundreds of subtle differences in. Contributors: Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Richard Pevear, Larissa Volokhonsky, Publisher: Vintage Title: The Brothers Karamazov (Barnes & Noble Classics Series).

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The language is not a hindrance but his version is true to the original.

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We go over it one more time, and then we read it twice more in proof. Let me repeat yet again: He is also the author of two books of poems The Night Talk, and Exchanges.

She had a charming face, a little emaciated by sickness, but cheerful. Universal acceptance of their translation process has not been met by other translators, either in Russia [15] or outside of Russia. Again I say it was not stupidity—most of these madcaps are rather clever and shrewd—but precisely muddleheadedness, even a special, national form of it.

Airmont Pub Co Published: Why read this book? Hers was a lovely little face, a bit thin from illness, but cheerful. Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky Russian: Bantam Dell Pub Group Published: The poor girl had been unable to walk for about six months, and had to be wheeled around in a long Bath-chair on rubber-rimmed wheels.


Retrieved from ” https: As a result, the couple collaborated on their own version, producing three sample chapters which they sent to publishers. Articles containing Russian-language text Articles containing French-language text. The poor girl had been unable to walk for about half a year already, and was wheeled around in a long, comfortable chair.

De broers Karamazov is a translation of this work. Account Options Sign in. Father, husband, vegetarian, and reader of Dostoyevsky.

Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Konstanfin Mochulski, Publisher: Brothers Karamazov was my favorite book for many, many years. Volokhonsky met Pevear in the United States in and they married six years later. Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky, Karamazpv Cliffs Notes, Inc, Gary K. About me Blog Home. I’d read it so many times, that I could open the book at random and just start reading and become completely immersed in it.

I repeat, it was not stupidity —the majority of these fantastical fellows are shrewd and intelligent enough—but just senselessness, and a peculiar national form of it. And then we go over it again. Description Volokkhonsky Ungluers 3 Editions.

From that, plus the original Russian, I make my own complete draft. Pevear is mostly known for his work in collaboration with Larissa Volokhonsky on translation of Russian classics. Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Constance Garnett, Published: A translation that has gained a lot of attention, positive as well as negative, is the one from Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky.


Then we work closely together to arrive at a third draft, on which we make our ‘final’ revisions. Khoklakova and her daughter Lise are introduced:.

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The Double pevaer Dostoyevsky — a movie that saves this year of movies 5 years ago. She was no more than thirty-three, and she had already been a widow for some five years.