The Master and Margarita
by Mikhail Bulgakov
The first complete, annotated English Translation of Mikhail Bulgakov's comic masterpiece.An audacious revision of the stories of Faust and Pontius Pilate, The Master and Margarita is recognized as one of the essential classics of modern Russian literature. The novel's vision of Soviet life in the 1930s is so ferociously accurate that it could not ...
Feb 17, 2010Just left the Spasso House. So beautiful. The ball in one of my favorite books, The Master and Margarita, is based around a ball there! – source
The devil shows up in Stalinist Russia, and gives everybody what they want, and everything goes haywire. – source