This edition of the author's critical prose and letters should be useful reading for anyone wishing better understanding of his poetry. He published 3 small volumes of poems in his lifetime, but a rather more substantial body of prose. This book contains almost every known review, essay, memoir, vignette, polemic and sketch Mandelstam wrote, together with nearly 100 letters and the non-fiction prose works, "Journey to Armenia", "Fourth Prose", and "Conversation about Dante".
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Book Description The Harvill Press, 1991. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 2720965