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David Magarshack

David Magarshack was known for his many translations from his native Russian, including works by Dostoyevsky.

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The Best Short Stories of Fyodor Dostoevsky
Written by Fyodor Dostoevsky, Translated by David Magarshack
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | February 2001
$15.00/18.00(Canada) | 978-0-375-75688-7 (0-375-75688-4)

This collection, unique to the Modern Library, gathers seven of Dostoevsky's key works and shows him to be equally adept at the short story as with the novel. Exploring many of the same themes as in his longer works, these small masterpieces move from the tender and romantic White Nights, an... Read more






The Enchanted Wanderer
Written by Nikolai Leskov, Translated by David Magarshack, Introduction by V.S. Pritchett
Modern Library | Trade Paperback | January 2003
$13.95/21.00(Canada) | 978-0-8129-6696-1 (0-8129-6696-1)

Written over the course of Leskov’s career, each story in The Enchanted Wanderer elucidates the very essence of the human condition; themes of love, despair, loneliness, and revenge are explored against the backdrop of nineteenth-century working-class Russia. Leskov deftly layers social satire and subtle criticism atop myth and fable, resulting in... Read more





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