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The Brothers Karamazov

A Novel in Four Parts With Epilogue

Fyodor Dostoevsky; Translated from the Russian by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky

Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky were awarded the PEN/ Book-of-the-Month Translation Prize for The Brothers Karamazov and have also translated Dostoevsky's Crime and Punishment, Notes from Underground, Demons, and The Idiot.