Stavrogin's Confession and the Plan of the Life of a Great Sinner. With introductory and explanatory notes. Translated by S.S. Koteliansky and Virginia Woolf. F. M. DOSTOEVSKY.

Stavrogin's Confession and the Plan of the Life of a Great Sinner. With introductory and explanatory notes. Translated by S.S. Koteliansky and Virginia Woolf.

Richmond: Published by Leonard & Virigina Woolf at the Hogarth Press, 1922. First English edition, 8vo, 169, (1), 6 advertisement pp. Original cloth backed patterned boards, paper labels to upper cover and spine, that to the spine browned with slight loss, lower and inside edge of the boards with some wear. "The procedure was that Koteliansky translated the Russian book into very bad English... that Mrs. Woolf went through... with him, sentence by sentence, and then put the translation into good English" (Leonard Woolf). Three chapters from "The Devils" originally withheld from the publication. Kirkpatrick B2. Woolmer 20. The first state binding, one of 750 copies. Item #35884

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