Selected Poems by Anna Akhmatova

Selected Poems

Anna Akhmatova with D.M. Thomas

160 pages first pub 1969 (editions)

fiction poetry challenging reflective slow-paced


Brings together all D.M. Thomas\' acclaimed translations of Akhmatova\'s poems. It includes "Requiem", her poem of the Stalinist Terror and "Poem Without a Hero".

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emotional 66%
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informative 33%
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