War and Peace (Pevear/Volokhonsky Translation). Leo Tolstoy
ISBN: 9781400079988 | 1296 pages | 22 Mb
War and Peace (Pevear/Volokhonsky Translation) Leo Tolstoy
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
And if you're thinking this series is really, really long, remember that War and Peace, in the Pevear./Volokhonsky translation, comes in at 1,273 pages. War and Peace published by Penguin Classics is translated by Anthony Briggs. As james wood puts it in his admiring new yorker review of richard pevear and larissa volokhonsky's translation of war and peace,. Cunningham's introduction was written before all of thehullabaloo over the Pevear and Volokhonsky translations of War and Peace. Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky's translation gives us new access to the spirit and order of the book. I chose the Pevear/Volokhonsky by the way. My favorite novel of all novels is The Brothers Karamazov in the Pevear and Volokhonsky translation. James Wood reviews the new translation of War and Peace in The New Yorker. There are two big issues with this translation, depending on where you're sitting. Things don't turn out well for her after that. Elaine makes a misguided attempt to ingratiate herself with a famous Russian writer (hilariously named Testikov) by telling him what Jerry had jokingly told her earlier: that the original title of War and Peace was War, What Is It Good For? Today I spent a good amount of time sitting outside reading the London Review of Books, and there was an excellent review of Pevear and Volokhonsky's translation of War and Peace. Two years ago I read a fresh translation by the couple Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky of Leo Tolstoy's epic War and Peace. Eventually found the updated Pevear & Volokhonsky translation which made all the difference. 6: For 'War and Peace' try the 'Richard Pevear, and Larissa Volokhonsky' translation. There are essentially twelve English translations (or versions) of War and Peace to date, (if you count Bromfield's so-called "Disney Version" and Komroff's radical abridgement of the Garnett translation -- see my notes below.) As I have already alluded to, abridgements of the work are on the market and I cannot generally .. Tolstoy, War & Peace (Richard Pevear & Larissa Volokhonsky's translation, Alfred A. Pevear is an American, and his wife Larissa Volokhonsky is russian, between them they have delivered a number of very good translations. I tried this novel many times in other I hope they're at work on War and Peace.
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