Critical Prose And Letters by Osip MandelstamCritical Prose And Letters by Osip Mandelstam

Critical Prose And Letters

byOsip MandelstamTranslated byHarris Gary

Paperback | January 16, 2009

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Osip Madelstam (1891-1938), along with Anna Akhmatova, Boris Pasternak, and Marina Tsvetaeva, was one of the great poets of the Soviet period. He was also a brilliant essayist who took the destruction of his culture as one of his main subjects. This comprehensive volume contains most of Madelstam's essays, reviews, memoirs, reportage, sketches, polemics, forewords, fragments, and notes-and the major long prose works of the 1930s, including: "Fourth Prose," "Journey to Armenia," and "Conversation about Dante".
Osip Mandelstam was born in Warsaw, Poland and grew up in St.Petersburg, Russia Mandelstam was taught by tutors and governesses at his home. He attended the prestigious Tenishev School from 1900 to 1907 and traveled then to Paris from 1907 to 1908 and Germany from 1908 to 1910, where he studied Old French literature at the University o...
Title:Critical Prose And LettersFormat:PaperbackDimensions:744 pages, 8.74 × 5.87 × 1.92 inPublished:January 16, 2009Publisher:Overlook Press

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ISBN - 10:0882331647

ISBN - 13:9780882331645

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