PETER CONSTANTINE was awarded the 1998 PEN Translation Prize for Six Early Stories, by Thomas Mann, and the 1999 National Translation Award for The Undiscovered Chekhov. Widely acclaimed for his recent translation of the complete works of Isaac Babel, he also translated Gogol's Taras Bulba for the Modern Library. His translations of fiction and poetry have appeared in many publications, including The New Yorker, Harper's, and The Paris Review. He lives in New York City. From the Hardcover edition.Tolstoy, Leo is the author of 'Cossacks ', published 2006 under ISBN 9780812975048 and ISBN 0812975049.