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Boris Pasternak


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1958
   the winner was   
Boris Pasternak
USSR, 1890-1960; "for his important achievement both in contemporary lyrical poetry and in the field of the great Russian epic tradition"
Boris Pasternak
   wrote   
Doctor Zhivago
As the book was frowned upon by the Soviet authorities, Doctor Zhivago was smuggled abroad by his friend Isaiah Berlin. In 1958 and 1959, the American edition spent 26 weeks at the top of The New York Times' bestseller list.
Boris Pasternak
   created the character   
Yuri Andreievich Zhivago
Doctor Zhivago, 1957
Boris Pasternak
   created the character   
Larisa Feodorovna Guishar
Doctor Zhivago
Varykino
   was created by   
Boris Pasternak
Country estate in "Doctor Zhivago", English translation, 1958
Yuriatin
   was created by   
Boris Pasternak
Town in the Ural Mountains, from "Doctor Zhivago"






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