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Pasternak: Safe Conduct, An Autobiography and Other Writings
Pasternak Safe Conduct An Autobiography and Other Writings Author:Boris Pasternak; Introduction by Babette Deutsch The awarding of the 1958 Nobel Prize for Literature to Boris Pasternak and the subsequent calumny of his fellow citizens in Soviet Russia focused unusual attention on Pasternak's great novel, *Dr. Zhivago,* and the small body of his other work. At that time, the latter was only available (in any language, as far as is known) in New Directions' *... more »Selected Writings* of Pasternak. First published in 1949 and continuously in print since then, this volume is here reissued, with some changes an a new introduction by Babette Deutsch, under the title of its main component, Pasternak's autobiography, which is included in its entirety.
.... Also included is a group of remarkable short stories, translated by Robert Payne, dealing with the mysteries of life and art, and a selection of the poems that have made Pasternak known, to the few at least, as th "outstanding Russian poet of the century."« less