Mayakovsky Maximum Access (Hardcover)

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By Vladimir Mayakovsky, Jenny Wade (Translator)
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Futurist, hooligan, revolutionary, propagandist, lover, clown, martyr, hero--the poet Vladimir Mayakovsky was the powerhouse and rock star of Russia's Silver Age. This bilingual edition provides "maximum access" to his best known poems, and features:

  • Precise English translations.
  • Stress marks in the Russian text.
  • Commentary on syntax, wordplay and neologisms.
  • Clarification of cultural, historical and literary references.
  • Essays on theme, persona and poetic technique.

This is undiluted Mayakovsky, in the highest obtainable proof for non-native speakers.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780996157070
ISBN-10: 0996157077
Publisher: Sensitive Skin Press
Publication Date: August 5th, 2018
Pages: 240
Language: English
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