Constance Garnett


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in Brighton, The United Kingdom
December 19, 1861

Died
December 17, 1946

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Constance Clara Garnett (née Black) (19 December 1861, Brighton, England – 17 December 1946, The Cearne, Crockham Hill, Kent) was an English translator of nineteenth-century Russian literature. Garnett was one of the first English translators of Leo Tolstoy, Fyodor Dostoevsky and Anton Chekhov and introduced them on a wide basis to the English-speaking public.

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The Grand Inquisitor

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Poems in Prose

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