Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Schwartz mss., ca. 1990-2001, consist of translations from Russian into English done by Marian Schwartz. Included in the collection are the final draft translations for Ballincourt Tales, The Book of Happiness, and Cape of Storms, by Nina Berberova; Lost in the Taiga: One Russian Family's Fifty-year Struggle for Survival and Religious Freedom in the Siberian Wilderness, by VasilyPeskov; The Last Tsar: The Life and Death of Nicholas II , by EdvardRadzinsky; and A Poet's World: Conversations with Joseph Brodsky, by Solomon Volkov. Several of the translations are accompanied by reviews of the English volumes and some of them also have a copy of the original Russian text used by the translator.

The collection is arranged alphabetically by the name of the Russian author.

Gift. 2005

Collection size: 300 items

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