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: 4.26 · 226,442 ratings · 11,075 reviews · 30 distinct works · Similar authors
The Brothers Karamazov
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4.28 of 5 stars 4.28 avg rating — 135,912 ratings — published 1879 — 752 editions
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Demons
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4.23 of 5 stars 4.23 avg rating — 18,888 ratings — published 1871 — 359 editions
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Crime and Punishment
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4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 334,671 ratings — published 1866 — 1170 editions
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Anna Karenina
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3.99 of 5 stars 3.99 avg rating — 350,741 ratings — published 1873 — 1147 editions
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The Idiot
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4.16 of 5 stars 4.16 avg rating — 66,599 ratings — published 1868 — 560 editions
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The Master and Margarita
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4.33 of 5 stars 4.33 avg rating — 108,360 ratings — published 1966 — 427 editions
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The Death of Ivan Ilyich an...
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4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 44,120 ratings — published 1886 — 2 editions
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Dead Souls (Everyman's Libr...
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3.98 of 5 stars 3.98 avg rating — 35,792 ratings — published 1842 — 441 editions
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Stories
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4.36 of 5 stars 4.36 avg rating — 131 ratings — published 2014 — 5 editions
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Notes from Underground (Eve...
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4.15 of 5 stars 4.15 avg rating — 69,327 ratings — published 1864 — 528 editions
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