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By Fyodor Dostoyevsky

ISBN-10: 0679734503

ISBN-13: 9780679734505

With an analogous suppleness, strength, and diversity of voices that gained their translation of The Brothers Karamazov the PEN/Book-of-the-Month membership Prize, Pevear and Volokhonsky provide a super translation of Dostoevsky's vintage novel that provides a transparent perception into this excellent mental mystery. "The most sensible (translation) at present available"--Washington publish booklet World.

My favourite Crime and Punishment translation. I'd suggest this one in comparison to the opposite translation I uploaded.

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Oh, if only this could come true! It would be such a benefit that we should regard it as the direct mercy of the Almighty towards us. That is all Dunya dreams about. We have already risked saying a few words in this regard to Pyotr Petrovich. ), but at the same time he expressed doubt that your university studies would leave you any time to work in his office. For the time being we left it at that, but Dunya now thinks of nothing else. For the past few days she has simply been in a sort of fever and has already made up a whole project for how you could go on to become an assistant and even a partner of Pyotr Petrovich in his lawsuit affairs, more especially as you are in the department of jurisprudence.

She'll pull everybody! ” And he lashes and lashes, and in his frenzy he no longer even knows what to lash her with. “Papa, papa,” he cries to his father, “papa, what are they doing? ” says his father. ” and he wants to take him away, but he tears himself from his father's hands and, beside himself, runs to the horse. But the poor horse is in a bad way. She is panting, she stops, tugs again, nearly falls. ” shouts Mikolka. “That's what it's come to. ” an old man shouts from the crowd. ” someone else adds.

If she was able to endure Mr. Svidrigailov, with all the consequences, then indeed she can endure much. And now they imagine, she and mother, that one can also endure Mr. Luzhin, expounding his theory about the advantages of wives rescued from destitution by their benefactor husbands, and expounding it almost the moment they first met. Well, suppose he just 'let it slip,' though he's a rational man (in which case maybe he didn't let it slip at all, but precisely meant to explain it then and there), but Dunya, what of Dunya?

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