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Garnett, Constance 1861-1946

Overview
Works: 438 works in 2,585 publications in 2 languages and 75,176 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Historical fiction  Controversial literature  Short stories, Russian  Biography  War stories  Love stories 
Roles: Translator, Performer, Editor
Classifications: PG3326, 891.733
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The brothers Karamazov by Fyodor Dostoyevsky ( Book )
197 editions published between 1880 and 2013 in English and held by 8,865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tale of murder, betrayal, sacrifice, tragedy, and glory centering on the murder of Fyodor Pavlovitch Karamazov, a corrupt landowner
Crime and punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky ( Book )
166 editions published between 1866 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 7,156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Raskolnikov commits murder. He then must deal both with the police, and his own guilty conscience. Determined to overreach his humanity and assert his untrammelled individual will, Raskolnikov, an impoverished student living in the St. Petersburg of the Tsars, commits an act of murder and theft and sets into motion a story which, for its excrutiating suspense, its atmospheric vividness, and its profundity of characterization and vision, is almost unequaled in the literatures of the world. The best known of Dostoevsky's masterpieces, Crime and Punishment can bear any amount of rereading without losing a drop of its power over our imagination
Anna Karenina by Leo Tolstoy ( Book )
109 editions published between 1877 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 5,638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Anna Karenina leaves home and husband to give herself to Count Vronsky
Fathers and sons by Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev ( Book )
62 editions published between 1895 and 2012 in English and held by 3,411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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War and peace by Leo Tolstoy ( Book )
77 editions published between 1900 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leo Tolstoy's classic nineteenth-century novel "War and Peace" that tells the story of Russian society during the Napoleonic Era
The idiot by Fyodor Dostoyevsky ( Book )
54 editions published between 1913 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The conflict created by man's divine possibilities thwarted by his all-too-human limitations commands the breathless interest of readers of every possible taste and temperament
The possessed by Fyodor Dostoyevsky ( Book )
41 editions published between 1913 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Third of Dostoyevsky's five major novels. It is a powerful political tract and a profound study of a theism, depicting disarray which follows the appearence of a band of modish radicals in a small provincial town. The novel is full of buffoonery and grotesque comedy
The duel and other stories by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov ( Book )
97 editions published between 1916 and 2010 in English and held by 2,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Love-Lights-A story without an end
The kingdom of God is within you Christianity not as a mystic religion but as a new theory of life by Leo Tolstoy ( )
37 editions published between 1894 and 2012 in English and held by 1,473 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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On the eve a novel by Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev ( )
47 editions published between 1895 and 2012 in English and held by 1,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the eve of the Crimean War, young Elena Nikolayevna finds herself courted by free-spirited sculptor Pavel Shubin and straight-laced student Andrei Bersyenev. The latter introduces her to Bulgarian student revolutionary Dmitri Insarov, whom she falls in love with and secretly marries. War and fate have further plans for Elena in this 1860 novel
Fathers and sons : the author on the novel, contemporary reactions, essays in criticism by Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev ( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in English and held by 1,145 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Set against the serene backdrop of the Russian countryside is the story of Arcady Kirsanov, a young man who returns from college to his father's country manor with his radical friend Bazarov in tow. The Kirsanovs' lives will change forever
Collected tales and plays by Nikolaĭ Vasilʹevich Gogolʹ ( Book )
6 editions published between 1964 and 1969 in English and held by 1,109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eighteen tales and three plays, with a critical biographical introduction by leonard J. Kent. The Constance Garnett translation revised throughout by the editor. For contents, see Author Catalog
The short novels of Dostoevsky by Fyodor Dostoyevsky ( Book )
3 editions published between 1945 and 1946 in English and held by 1,076 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For contents, see Author Catalog
The essential tales of Chekhov by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov ( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 1,062 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this extraordinary collection of twenty tales, Richard Ford, a master short story writer in his own right, has selected his personal favorites from among more than two hundred of Chekhov's tales and short novels. These stories, ordered chronologically from 1886 to 1899, are drawn from Chekhov's most fruitful years as a short story writer. The translation is by Constance Garnett, who brought Tolstoy, Dostoyevsky, and Turgenev to the English-speaking world."--BOOK JACKET
The brothers Karamazov : a novel in four parts and an epilogue by Fyodor Dostoyevsky ( Book )
26 editions published between 1912 and 1979 in English and German and held by 959 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of three very different brothers following the murder of their barbaric father
My past and thoughts; the memoirs of Alexander Herzen by Aleksandr Herzen ( Book )
36 editions published between 1924 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Herzen's story of his privileged childhood among the Russian aristocracy is lit with the insight of a great novelist; and, with a trained historian's sense of the interaction of men and events, he limns the grand line of revolutionary devleopment from the earliest stirrings of Russian radicalism throught the tumultuous ideological debates of the International. His close friends - Marx, Wagner, Mill, Bakunin, Garibaldi, Kropotkin - are brought pungently, brilliantly alive
White nights, and other stories by Fyodor Dostoyevsky ( Book )
25 editions published between 1918 and 2012 in English and held by 940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dostoyevsky was epileptic. 'White nights' is the term that he used to describe the experience - part ecstatic, part torture - of his epileptic fits.-- N.Ward "Twelve of the Fifty-One Shocks of Antonin Artaud, New Theatre Quarterly, 1999, vol. 15, p. 127
A raw youth : a novel by Fyodor Dostoyevsky ( Book )
25 editions published between 1947 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 935 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Also known as The Adolescent, Raw Youth tells the story of teenager Arkady Dolgoruky, the illegitimate child of Andrei Petrovich Versilov, and his difficult relationship with his father. The conflict between father and son represents the battle between the conventional “old way of thinking and the new point of view of the youth of 1860s Russia
An honest thief, and other stories by Fyodor Dostoyevsky ( Book )
30 editions published between 1919 and 2010 in English and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The plays of Anton Tchekov by Anton Pavlovich Chekhov ( Book )
14 editions published between 1929 and 1975 in English and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Black, Constance Clara 1861-1946
Black Garnett, Constance 1862-1946
Garnett, Constance.
Garnett, Constance 1862-1946
Garnett, Constance B. 1862-1946
Garnett, Constance Black
Garnett, Constance Black 1862-1946
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Languages
English (1,119)
German (4)
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