Larissa Volokhonsky





Larissa Volokhonsky


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St. Petersburg, Russian Federation
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Larissa Volokhonsky (Russian: Лариса Волохонская) is a Russian-born translator who frequently collaborates with her American-born husband, Richard Pevear, on translations of works mainly in Russian, but also French, Italian, and Greek. Their translations have been nominated three times and twice won the PEN/Book-of-the-Month Club Translation Prize (for Tolstoy's Anna Karenina and Dostoevsky's The Brothers Karamazov). Their translation of Dostoevsky's The Idiot also won the first Efim Etkind Translation Prize.

Average rating: 4.27 · 280,839 ratings · 13,442 reviews · 35 distinct works · Similar authors
The Brothers Karamazov

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4.30 avg rating — 168,520 ratings — published 1880 — 968 editions
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Demons

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4.25 avg rating — 23,862 ratings — published 1872 — 416 editions
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Crime and Punishment

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4.17 avg rating — 415,058 ratings — published 1866 — 1543 editions
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Anna Karenina

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4.01 avg rating — 445,490 ratings — published 1877 — 1378 editions
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The Idiot

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4.18 avg rating — 85,487 ratings — published 1868 — 762 editions
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The Master and Margarita

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4.32 avg rating — 143,222 ratings — published 1966 — 514 editions
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The Death of Ivan Ilyich an...

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4.08 avg rating — 9,179 ratings — published 1865 — 87 editions
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Dead Souls

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3.98 avg rating — 44,645 ratings — published 1842 — 209 editions
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The death of Ivan Ilyich

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4.03 avg rating — 50,508 ratings — published 1886 — 353 editions
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Stories

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4.34 avg rating — 230 ratings — published 2014 — 5 editions
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