Tsekh' poetov' I. [Poets' Guild vol I in the original Russian]

GUMILEV BLOK KUZMIN SOLOGUB MANDELSHTAM et al
A good, clean, tight copy. Volume one only. Limited to 1000 copies. ; Reprinted in facsimile from the original Berlin 1922 Efron edition. In 1910, Gumilev and Sergei Gorodetskii founded "Tsekh Poetov" from which group evolved the Acmeists. The name refers to the Greek word acme or "best of all ages." Mandelshtam defined their "neo-classical form of modernism" as "a yearning for world culture." They often gathered in The Stray Dog Café in St Petersburg and produced some of the most important Russian poetry of the 20th Century.
Book ID 37125
Pages 89pp Edition Reprint
Date 1978 Cover Type Paperback
Condition Very Good
Publisher Ann Arbor: Ardis,
Price: £20.00
You may also be interested in books cross-referenced in the following areas: