Publisher: Cambridge University Press; 1 edition (February 28, 1986)
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This e-book is an enormous severe biography of the poet Maria Tsvetaeva via one of many most effective specialists on her paintings. It attracts on a large quantity of contemporary documentation and study, a few of it hitherto unpublished, and encompasses the total process her lifestyles. Professor Karlinsky is cautious to provide the reader with the mandatory context for figuring out the paintings by means of starting up the historic, political and literary historical past opposed to which Tsvetaeva's existence and literary improvement advanced. a selected characteristic of the ebook is a dialogue of Tsvetaeva's relationships along with her literary contemporaries, specifically Mandelstam, Rilke, Akhmatova, Pasternak, and Mayakovsky, and of her emotional involvement with a number of women and men which are mirrored in her poetry, performs and prose. curiosity in Tsvetaeva's paintings has grown significantly and this crucial ebook might be crucial studying either to students of twentieth-century Russian literature and cultural experiences and to all critical scholars of recent literature.