Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Dr Zhivago by Boris Pasternak

Doctor Zhivago is the epic novel of Russia in the throes of revolution and one of the greatest love stories ever told. Yuri Zhivago, physician and poet, wrestles with the new order and confronts the changes cruel experience has made in him and the anguish of being torn between the love of two women.

Buy Dr Zhivago by Boris Pasternak from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781857150414
ISBN-10: 1857150414
Format: Hardback
(210mm x 27mm x 138mm)
Pages: 512
Imprint: Everyman's Library
Publisher: Everyman
Publish Date: 26-Sep-1991
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Book Reviews - Dr Zhivago by Boris Pasternak

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Dr Zhivago book by Boris Pasternak and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Author Biography - Boris Pasternak

A Russian poet, whose novel DOKTOR ZHIVAGO brought him the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1958. Though Pasternak was not a political writer, the award brought him brought him into the spotlight of international politics and he had to decline the honour. The novel was banned in the Soviet Union and Pasternak was expelled from the Union of Soviet Writers. After Doctor Zhivago had reached the West, it was soon translated into 18 languages. Pasternak was rehabilitated posthumously in 1987, which made possible the publication of his major work.

Books By Boris Pasternak

My Sister Life and the Zhivago Poems by Boris Pasternak
Paperback, March 2012
Doctor Zhivago by Boris Pasternak
Hardback, October 2011
Quatrain on Sleeping Beauty's Tomb by Boris Pasternak
Paperback, September 2011