Daily Archives: May 16, 2012

Doctor Zhivago – Pevear

Doctor Zhivago 1958 – translated by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky¬†in 2010 673 pages Rating 9.5 I’m doing a second review on this book because I read both versions. ¬†There’s not much difference – where Hayward would sometimes simplify things … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Doctor Zhivago

Doctor Zhivago by Boris Pasternak 1958 – translated by Max Hayward Introduction by John Bailey 559 pgs Rating 9.5 This book could be War and Peace circa 1917 except that there’s not much peace in it – maybe the first … Continue reading

Posted in classic, country of author, Russian, translated | Leave a comment