|Subject:||Best unabridged English translation of The Possessed/Devils by Dostoyevsky|
|Posted by:||Katie (katarzynaslowiko…@gmail.com)|
|Date:||Mon, 8 Dec 2014|
I'm thinking about buying this book as a present to a friend who's an Ameri=
can and was wondering which translation would be the best.
I have access to translations by Constance Garnett, David McDuff, David Mag=
arshack - that's only those editions where I was able to find out the name =
of the translator online but there're also several others without this info=
Could you please recommend one, not necessarily one of those above?
Also I'd like to know whether all English editions nowadays include those f=
ragments which (as far as I remember) were removed in some original edition=
s and hence were missing in some translations (into other languages that EN=
, at least), or whether I have to watch out.
Will be very grateful for your advice!