A Part of Speech

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Macmillan, Jun 1, 1981 - Poetry - 160 pages
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Brodsky's first collection to be published since he settled in the United States as an involuntary Russian exile contains restrained, sometimes humorous, sometimes epigrammatic verses marked by serious wit and an acute sense of place
  

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Awesome poetry a master at work ! must be in the top all time poetry reads , my fav is nature morte what a poem ... Read full review

Contents

December 24 1971 I
47
An autumn evening
61
Letters from the Ming Dynasty
132
notes
149
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The poet Joseph Brodsky received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1987.

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