Publisher: Bloodaxe Books Ltd (September 4, 1996)
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approximately comatose after the horrors of repeated interrogations by way of Stalin's regime, Mandelstam (1891-1938) actually wrote himself again right into a semblance of existence whereas exiled three hundred miles from Moscow in Voronezh....Mandelstam offers visions of the long run, his personal and his country's, which are steeped in unavoidably coded foreboding. it's a superb present for you to learn those 90 poems jointly and whole in English for the 1st time, with explanatory notes supplied for every. They shape a wrenching diary of `iron tenderness' and doomed, penetrative brilliance"" - Publishers Weekly. infantile and clever, joyous and offended, right away complicated and straightforward, he was once sustained for two decades by way of his spouse and memoirist Nadezhda Mandelstam, who grew to become, with Anna Akhmatova, the savior of his poetry. After his exile to Voronezh and his sentencing to not easy exertions for counter-revolutionary actions, he died of `heart failure' within the iciness of 1938 in Siberia.