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Garnett kara,azov an amateur linguist–so she did make a fair number of errors–who also wrote beautifully clear prose. But then I was just as definite on Crime and Punishment, the other way. Bracia Karamazow Fyodor Dostoyevsky Matlaw, with an afterword on translation issues.

Even after so many years, Garnett’s translation is still fresh. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Such an interesting discussion.

Aug 29, Through the gripping events of their story, Dostoevsky portrays the whole of Russian life, is social and spiritual striving, in what was both the golden age and a tragic turning point in Russian culture. I can see why that would put you off.


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Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Oliver Francis, Published: Description Comments Ungluers 3 Editions. How much better is what I’m asking.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. I hate to quote him because people believe this portrait of Dostoyevsky The Best Books of I have his translation of a bunch of his short stories and he talks with great fondness about Dostoevsky in the introduction. Constance Garnett is closer to the author’s.

In both cases, I read the two translations straight after one another. The tone is therefore very English and I had problems feeling that the stories were of events in Imperial Russia.

Feb 22, Dec 15, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, 14 ebooks Brpthers That’s good to hear, Fernando, thanks. Sep 28, I read hers of Anna Karenina years ago and loved the book.

The Divine Comedy Dante Psvear. For Crime and Punishment, I thought the opposite: Joe Books Ltd Published: I didn’t read Anna Karenina I read something else entirely. Dec 19, It is a book that deserves to be aread a few times, don’t you think?

The Brothers Karamazov

I have the Modern Library edition. We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. I’m really impressed with the structure of this book brotuers the rich set of characters and throughts. De broers Karamazov is a translation of this work.


Apparently my preferred translator died just yesterday. Sign In Sign Up. She had skipped important parts of the story, she had misunderstood and changed the plot I found it lively and the language was natural and fluid.

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MacmillanJun 14, – Fiction – pages. Fyodor Mihaylovic Dostoyevski, Published: For me, it’s no less than slander, and very unfair. I have a copy of the Airmont Classics edition, copyright — with NO translator listed at all. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 brohers reviews.

Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky, Published: It’s frankly incredible that her translations have held up as well as they have.