Bertolt Brecht Poems 1913-1956 Book

Bertolt Brecht Poems 1913-1956 Book

Poems 1913-1956

.this impressive selection of Bertolt Brecht s poetryroughly 500 poemsshows convincingly that his ouevre is one of the major poetic achievements of the present century The editing, with excellent notes, excerpts from Brecht s own views about poetry and Mr Willett s concise introduction is exemplary Most important, the translations by 35 poets, among them H.R H.this impressive selection of Bertolt Brecht s poetryroughly 500 poemsshows convincingly that his ouevre is one of the major poetic achievements of the present century The editing, with excellent notes, excerpts from Brecht s own views about poetry and Mr Willett s concise introduction is exemplary Most important, the translations by 35 poets, among them H.R Hayes, Peter Levi, Christopher Middleton, and Naomi Replansky, maintain a high standard of accuracy and often convey a very clear idea of the texture and feeling of the German Stephen Spender, The New York Times Book Review

Title : Poems 1913-1956
Author :  Bertolt Brecht
Language : English
Isbn : 0878300724
Format : Paperback
Pages : 564 pages

Rating: 4.7

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