99 Poems in Translation: An Anthology

99 Poems in Translation: An Anthology

By: Anthony Astbury (author), Geoffrey Godbert (author), Harold Pinter (author)Paperback

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Designed as a companion volume to the enormously successful 100 Poems by 100 Poets and arranged alphabetically, this collection spans centuries and continents. The poets range from Anna Akhmatova to Yuan Chen, from Charles Baudelaire to Virgil, each of them translated into memorable English by such poetic luminaries as Ben Johnson, Elizabeth Bishop, and Robert Graves. Full of surprising juxtapositions and possessed of a gargantuan range of voices and styles, 99 Poems in Translation is a unique convergence of some of the world's most beautiful poetry.

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Product Details

  • publication date: 07/02/1997
  • ISBN13: 9780802134899
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 149
  • ID: 9780802134899
  • weight: 181
  • ISBN10: 0802134890

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