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Poems of Akhmatova

by Anna Akhmatova

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Published by Little, Brown & Co. in Boston, Mass. USA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementSelected, translated and introduced by Stanley Kunitz with Max Hayward.
ContributionsHayward, Max., Kunitz, Stanley, 1905-
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Pagination173 p.
Number of Pages173
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21420239M
ISBN 100316507008
ISBN 109780316507004
OCLC/WorldCa502530643, 539730

To this day, Akhmatova is the poet I turn to when nostalgia hits. So when I wanted to introduce Russian poetry to my English-speaking husband, I bought this volume. I am giving this book only four stars because of the somewhat limited selection of the poems: some of her greatest (and best known in Russia) are missing/5(31). Anna Akhmatova was immensely dignified, with unhurried gestures, a noble head, beautiful, somewhat severe features, and an expression of immense sadness. Akhmatova's son Lev was arrested again at the end of and sentenced to 10 years in a Siberian prison camp.

The Complete Poems of Anna Akhmatova by Anna Andreevna Akhmatova, Roberta Reeder (Introduction by), Judith Hemschemeyer (Translator) starting at $ The Complete Poems of Anna Akhmatova has 4 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace5/5(1). Initially published in , when the New York Times Book Review named it one of fourteen "Best Books of the Year," Judith Hemschemeyer's translation of The Complete Poems of Anna Akhmatova is the definitive edition, and has sold o copies, making it one of the most successful poetry titles of recent reissued and revised printing features a new /5(29).

Witness to the international and domestic chaos of the first half of the twentieth century, Anna Akhmatova () chronicled Russia's troubled times in poems of sharp beauty and intensity. Her genius is now universally acknowledged, and recent biographies attest to a remarkable resurgence of interest in her poetry in this country. Here is the essence of 4/5(8).   Anna Akhmatova. Anna Akhmatova was born on 23 June in Odessa and grew up in Tsarskoe Selo, the imperial summer residence outside St Petersburg. Her parents separated in and she moved with her mother and siblings to the Crimea. She published her first poems in


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InAkhmatova herself died at age 76 of heart failure. I wonder if she found it a dark coincidence to die of heart issues after that organ was repeatedly broken for so many years.

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Read 76 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. In her finely crafted translations Coffin has been uniquely succ /5. Initially published inwhen the New York Times Poems of Akhmatova book Review named it one of fourteen "Best Books of the Year," Judith Hemschemeyer's translation of The Complete Poems of Anna Akhmatova is the definitive edition, and has sold o copies, making it one of the most successful poetry titles of Poems of Akhmatova book years.

This reissued and revised printing features a new Cited by: Anna Akhmatova has books on Goodreads with ratings. Anna Akhmatova’s most popular book is The Complete Poems of Anna Akhmatova. The Complete Poems of Anna Akhmatova PB $, • CUSA A companion to The Complete Poems, this collection offers some of the Russian poet's most intense and lyrical moments in bilingual format, while retaining a preface by Roberta Reeder and accompanying notes for Judith Hemschemeyer's translations/5(2).

Free download or read online The Complete Poems of Anna Akhmatova pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Anna Akhmatova. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

The main characters of this poetry, cultural story are,/5. Anna Akhmatova is the literary pseudonym of Anna Andreevna Gorenko. Her first husband was Gumilev, and she too became one of the leading Acmeist poets.

Her second book of poems, Beads (), brought her fame. Her earlier manner, intimate and colloquial, gradually gave way to a more classical severity, apparent in her volumes The Whte Flock () and Anno Domini. Anna Akhmatova is regarded as one of Russia’s greatest poets. In addition to poetry, she wrote prose including memoirs, autobiographical pieces, and literary scholarship on Russian writers such as Aleksandr Sergeevich Pushkin.

She also translated Italian, French, Armenian, and Korean poetry. In her lifetime Akhmatova experienced both prerevolutionary and Soviet. Buy a cheap copy of Poems of Akhmatova book by Anna Akhmatova. Witness to the international and domestic chaos of the first half of the twentieth century, Anna Akhmatova () chronicled Russia's troubled times in poems Free shipping over $/5(5).

Anna Akhmatova poems, quotations and biography on Anna Akhmatova poet page. Read all poems of Anna Akhmatova and infos about Anna Akhmatova. Anna Andreyevna Gorenko, better known by the pen name Anna Akhmatova, was a Russian and Soviet modernist poet, one of the most acclaimed writers in the Russian canon.

Initially published inwhen the New York Times Book Review named it one of fourteen "Best Books of the Year," Judith Hemschemeyer's translation of The Complete Poems of Anna Akhmatova is the definitive edition, and has sold o copies, making it one of the most successful poetry titles of recent years.

This reissued and revised printing features a 5/5(3). This version of In the Evening is from the Selected Poems by Anna Akhmatova, translated and edited by McKane. The selection was originally a slimmer volume, published by Penguin/OUP in Author: Carol Rumens.

Witness to the international and domestic chaos of the first half of the twentieth century, Anna Akhmatova () chronicled Russia's troubled times in poems of sharp beauty and intensity.

Her genius is now universally acknowledged, and recent biographies attest to a remarkable resurgence of interest in her poetry in this : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Initially published inwhen the New York Times Book Review named it one of fourteen "Best Books of the Year," Judith Hemschemeyer's translation of The Complete Poems of Anna Akhmatova is the definitive edition, and has sold o copies, making it one of the most successful poetry titles of recent by: Inthe Guild of Poets published Akhmatova's book of verse Evening (Vecher) – the first of five in nine years.

The small edition of copies quickly sold out and she received around a dozen positive notices in the literary press. She exercised a strong selectivity for the pieces – including only 35 of the poems she had written by the end of Born: Anna Andreevna Gorenko, 23 June [O.S.

11. About Akhmatova: Poems. A legend in her own time both for her brilliant poetry and for her resistance to oppression, Anna Akhmatova—denounced by the Soviet regime for her “eroticism, mysticism, and political indifference”—is one of the greatest Russian poets of.

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Published by W. Norton & Company () ISBN ISBN Softcover. New. Initially published inwhen the New York Times Book Review named it one of fourteen Best Books of the Year," Judith Hemschemeyer's translation of The Complete Poems of Anna Akhmatova is the definitive edition, and has sold o copies, making it one of the most successful poetry titles of recent reissued and revised printing features a new /5(32).

Buy Poems of Akhmatova by Akhmatova, Anna, Kunitz (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(31). While Gumilev was away, Akhmatova wrote many of the poems that would be published in her popular first book, Evening.

Her son Lev was also born in He was raised by his paternal grandmother, who disliked Akhmatova. Akhmatova protested this situation, but her husband supported his family. She would visit with her son during holidays and summer.

Anna Akhmatova, Russian Symbolist and Acmeist poet, is introduced through this selection of fifteen of her poems in an English translation: • Song of the Last Meeting • I see the faded flag over the customs house • A Room at Evening • The Prayer • Verses about St Petersburg • When in suicidal depression.A near fine copy.

" Ever since her death in Anna Akhmatova has been recognized as the greatest modern Russian poet. A rich and representative selection of Akhmatova s work-from her poignant, deeply personal love poems to her haunting laments for the martyrs of the Stalinist purges-has been newly translated by the American poet Lyn Coffin.The book comes in a slipcase, is a joy to read and hold, and includes seven illustrations and photographs.

It is expensive but a wonderful book to own and to receive as a gift. The book includes a selection of Akhmatova's ( -- ) poetry from through the early s.5/5(1).