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Penguin book of Russian verse

Penguin book of Russian verse

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Published by Penguin Books Ltd. in Harmondsworth .
Written in English


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Statementintroduced and edited by Dimitri Obolensky with plain prose translations of each poem.
ContributionsObolensky, Dimitri.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14194184M

Robert Chandler is an acclaimed poet and translator. His many translations from Russian include works by Aleksandr Pushkin, Nikolay Leskov, Vasily Grossman and Andrey Platonov, while his anthologies of Russian Short Stories from Pushkin to Buida and Russian Magic Tales are both published in . Crime, thrillers & mysteries. General & literary fiction. View all fiction. Art, architecture & photography. Business, economics & law. Health & lifestyle. Politics, philosophy & culture. Science & nature. View all non-fiction. 18 months - 3 years. View all children's. Gifts & box sets. Must-read books of must-read classic books.

The Penguin Book of Russian Poetry includes many of these, bringing poets such as Baratynsky, Fet, Zabolotsky, Berggolts, Shalamov and others, deservedly to a wider audience. Poetry endures because it reminds us of—and at the same time questions— our search for meaning and need for something beyond immediate comprehension.   Penguin’s first anthology of Russian-language poetry, The Penguin Book of Russian Verse, appeared at the height of the cold war, in the middle of the Cuban crisis, in Books by Yevtushenko and Voznesensky followed. Then came Brodsky and Ratushinskaya. Daniel Weissbort’s Post-War Russian Poetry appeared in These books – these.

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Penguin Book of Russian Verse Paperback – January 1, by introduced and edited by OBOLENSKY, Dimitri (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from 5/5(1). In this expansive anthology, Robert Chandler summarises the past three-hundred years of Russian poetry into a surprisingly tight pages.

Beginning with Gavrila Derzhavin and ending with Marina Boroditskaya, sixty-six Russian poets grace the pages of this book, all of whom sit around a rotunda at the centre of which Pushkin sits proudly/5. Good selection, especially the more modern poets. Not read all of it, but translations seem very good.

It's a pity that (unlike the ancient "Penguin Book of Russian Verse"), and its successor, (from Indiana University Press) "The Heritage of Russian Verse") the Russian originals are not included/5(16). The Penguin Book of Russian Verse book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5.

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Genre/Form: Poetry: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Obolensky, Dimitri, Penguin book of Russian verse. Baltimore, Penguin Books []. Buy The Penguin Book of Russian Poetry (Penguin Classics) 01 by Robert Chandler, Boris Dralyuk, Penguin book of Russian verse book Mashinski (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book /5(16).

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Robert Chandler is an acclaimed poet and translator. His many translations from Russian include works by Aleksandr Pushkin, Nikolay Leskov, Vasily Grossman, and Andrey Platonov; his anthologies Russian Short Stories from Pushkin to Buida and Russian Magic Tales are both published by Penguin Classics.

Irina Mashinski is a bilingual poet and co-founder of the StoSvet literary : Penguin Publishing Group. Good selection, especially the more modern poets. Not read all of it, but translations seem very good. It's a pity that (unlike the ancient "Penguin Book of Russian Verse"), and its successor, (from Indiana University Press) "The Heritage of Russian Verse") the Russian originals are not included/5(14).

Boris Dralyuk is a Lecturer in Russian at the University of St Andrews and translator of many books from Russian, including, most recently, Isaac Babel's Red Cavalry ().

The Penguin book of Socialist verse. Although the chronological arc is shorter than that of the granddaddy anthology, Dimitri Obolensky’s The Penguin Book of Russian Verse (), which included medieval oral Author: Carol Rumens. A Treasury of Russian Verse by n/a and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   The New Penguin Book of English Verse Ed Paul Keegan £ It's rather unsettling: in a single year two paperbacks have appeared that seriously challenge Ulysses.

Penguin Book of Russian Poetry, Paperback by Chandler, Robert (TRN), ISBNISBNBrand New, Free shipping in the US Traces Russian poetry from its Golden Age to the modern era, including work by several great poets - Georgy Ivanov and Varlam Shalamov among them - in captivating modern translations by Robert Chandler and others.

About Russian Poets. Russian poets have always been admired for the lyric and emotional intensity with which they forge private and public experience into verse, and this volume gathers together some of the best-loved, and most powerful and immediate poems from the greatest Russian poets of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.

Still the benchmark of Russian literature years after its first publication, Pushkin’s incomparable poem has at its center a young Russian dandy much like Pushkin in his attitudes and habits. Eugene Onegin, bored with the triviality of everyday life, takes a trip to the countryside, where he encounters the young and passionate Tatyana.

"Whether romantic, realistic, surreal, mocking or blackly comic, poetry has been at the heart of Russian life and culture for centuries. This new anthology presents the best of Russian verse, from the 'Golden Age' of Pushkin and his contemporaries, through the symbolist Alexander Blok and twentieth-century masters such as Osip Mandelstam and Marina Tsvetaeva, and on to lesser-known and modern Price: $.

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