Translations by David McDuff


from Russian


Fyodor Dostoyevsky

The House of the Dead (Penguin Classics)
Poor Folk and Other Stories (Penguin Classics)
Uncle's Dream and Other Stories (Penguin Classics)
Crime and Punishment (Penguin Classics)
The Brothers Karamazov (Penguin Classics)
The Idiot (Penguin Classics)


 Nikolai Leskov

Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk and Other Stories (Penguin Classics) 

Leo Tolstoy

The Kreutzer Sonata and Other Stories (Penguin Classics) 
Sebastopol Sketches (Penguin Classics)

The Cossacks and Other Stories (Penguin Classics) [with Paul Foote]


Isaac Babel

Collected Stories (Penguin 20th Century Classics)

Andrei Bely

St Petersburg (Penguin 20th Century Classics)



Selected Poems (Writers & Readers, UK)

Marina Tsvetayeva

Selected Poems (Bloodaxe)

Irina Ratushinskaya

No, I'm Not Afraid (Bloodaxe)
Dance With a Shadow (Bloodaxe)


Ivan Turgenev


Rudin and On the Eve (Oxford World's Classics)


from Finland-Swedish and Swedish


Edith Södergran: Complete Poems (Bloodaxe Books, UK)
Ice Around Our Lips - 10 Finland-Swedish Poets
Bo Carpelan: Axel (Carcanet Press, UK)
 Forsström: Snow Leopard (Bloodaxe)

Tua Forsström: I Studied Once At A Wonderful Faculty (Bloodaxe) [with S. Katchadourian]

Tua Forsström: One Evening in October I Rowed Out on the Lake (Bloodaxe) 
 Ågren: A Valley In The Midst of Violence (Bloodaxe) (awarded TLS/George Bernard Shaw Translation Prize, 1994)
Bo Carpelan: Homecoming (Carcanet)
Karin Boye: Complete Poems (Bloodaxe)
 Tuominen: Selected Writings (Bloodaxe)
Bo Carpelan: Urwind (Carcanet)

Bo Carpelan: The Year's Circle (Marjukka Vainio)

Tove Jansson: The Moomins And The Great Flood (Schildts)

Tove Jansson: The Moomins And The Great Flood (Sortof Books, UK)

Various authors: Dolce far niente in Arabia [G.A. Wallin and His Travels in the 1840s] (Museum Tusculanum Press/Society of Swedish Literature in Finland)


 from Finnish


Marianne Aav (ed.) Marimekko - Fabrics, Fashion, Architecture (Yale University Press)

Anni Sumari (ed.) How To Address the Fog (Carcanet, UK) - with Donald Adamson and Robin Fulton

Rosa Liksom:  Dark Paradise (Dalkey Archive Press, USA)

Tuomas Kyrö: The Beggar and the Hare (Short Books)

Tuula Karjalainen: Tove Jansson: Work and Love (Particular Books)


from Norwegian


Contemporary Norwegian Prose Writers (Oslo University Press, Norway)
Gunnar Staalesen: At Night All Wolves Are Grey (Quartet, UK)
 Kjetsaa: Fyodor Dostoyevsky - A Writer's Life (Viking USA and Macmillan UK) - translated with Siri Hustvedt
 Lønn: Tom Reber's Last Retreat (Marion Boyars)


from Icelandic


Ólafur Gunnarsson: Gaga (Penumbra Press, Toronto, Canada)
Trolls’ Cathedral (Shad Thames Books/Mare's Nest, UK)

Million-Percent Men (FORLAGIÐ JPV útgáfa, Iceland)

Brushstrokes of Blue [with Bernard Scudder]: The Young Poets of Iceland, anthology, ed. P. Valsson (Shad Thames Books/Greyhound Press, UK)
 Kárason: Devil's Island (Canongate, UK) 
Bjarni Bjarnason: The Return of the Divine Mary (Red Hand Books, UK)

Bjarni Bjarnason: The Reputation (Red Hand Books, UK)

Hjálmar Jónsson (“Bólu-Hjálmar”): Selected Poems (John Brown Press, USA)

from Danish


Pia Tafdrup: Queen's Gate (Bloodaxe Books, UK)

Pia Tafdrup: Tarkovsky’s Horses and Other Poems (Bloodaxe Books, UK)

Pia Tafdrup: Salamander Sun (Bloodaxe)