The Heritage of Russian Verse

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Indiana University Press, 1965 - Literary Criticism - 472 pages
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A generous selection of Russian poetry from medieval times down to the modern period.

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Russian texts with prose translations. These very literal renditions are refreshing, essential companions to the other versions. Read full review

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About the author (1965)

HARRY WILLETTS has translated numerous books from the Russian, including Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's The Gulag Archipelago (with Thomas P. Whitney), The Oak and the Calf, August 1914, and One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich, the authorised English translation, approved by the author himself.

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