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. ...more

Average rating: 4.27 · 464,978 ratings · 24,540 reviews · 45 distinct works
Demons

4.29 avg rating — 41,096 ratings — published 1872 — 288 editions
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Crime and Punishment

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4.23 avg rating — 708,190 ratings — published 1866 — 557 editions
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Anna Karenina

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4.06 avg rating — 721,812 ratings — published 1877 — 3883 editions
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The Idiot

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4.18 avg rating — 147,177 ratings — published 1869 — 1858 editions
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The Master and Margarita

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4.29 avg rating — 272,840 ratings — published 1967 — 909 editions
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War's Unwomanly Face

4.50 avg rating — 22,431 ratings — published 1983 — 141 editions
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The Death of Ivan Ilyich an...

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4.16 avg rating — 1,645 ratings — published 1886 — 2 editions
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The Death of Ivan Ilyich

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4.09 avg rating — 110,668 ratings — published 1886 — 809 editions
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Last Witnesses: Unchildlike...

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4.49 avg rating — 5,266 ratings — published 1985 — 85 editions
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Dead Souls

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3.96 avg rating — 72,921 ratings — published 1842 — 1289 editions
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