An Evening with Claire by Gaito Gazdanov
Translated from the Russian by Jodi Daynard
An Evening With Claire was a best-selling novel when it first was published, in Russian, in 1930. This first English translation was originally published by Ardis Press in 1988. A new edition is forthcoming in May, 2014, from Overlook Press. Check back closer to the pub date for details.
“Jodi Daynard’s rendering of the tender, nostalgic but unsentimental prose seems flawless.”
—The New York Times Book Review