The Noise of Time: The Prose of Osip Mandelstam

By Clarence Brown, Osip Mandelstam

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Prose of Osip Mandelstam in a pleasant model from San Francisco's North aspect Press. comprises serious essays by way of translator Clarence Brown. the various prose previously released by way of Princeton UP.

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from the again of the book:
o s ip m a n d e l s t a m , 1891-1938, was once not just the preeminent Russian
poet of the 20 th century but additionally an entire and precise
prose stylist. Suppressed in the Soviet Union, his paintings used to be little
known while Clarence Brown released his Prose of Osip Mandel­
stam in 1965. Now, thank you largely to Professor Brown’s great
pioneering paintings, Mandelstam has finally completed critical popularity.
Professor Brown writes in his creation to this new, extended edi­
tion of Mandelstam’s prose: “ Unmentionable in his personal nation and
once all yet unmentioned overseas, Mandelstam is now nearly un­
avoidable. Studied, taught, anthologized, even imitated, he has came across
with striking rapidity that ‘reader within the future’ for whom he constantly
conceived himself to be writing.”
t h e n o i s e o f t i m e contains 5 significant prose writings: the name
essay, an impressionistic autobiographical cartoon of the author’s early
years in St. Petersburg; “ The Egyptian Stamp,” a brief tale with
echoes of Gogol and Dostoevsky; “ Theodosia,” a memoir of the Cri­
mea; and items further to this version, “Journey to Armenia,” a
travel magazine with faintly political overtones; and “ Fourth Prose,” a
stunning paintings of invective and outrage responding to the respectable cam­
paign performed by way of the kingdom opposed to the writer. beautifully translated
by Professor Brown, the prose works are followed through serious es­
says putting them within the context of Mandelstam’s lifestyles and work.
“ Clarence Brown’s translation of Mandelstam not just provides English
readers the best twentieth-century stylist in Russian yet is additionally one
of the best examples ever of the translator’s paintings: a miracle of accuracy,
tone, and feeling of interval. ” man Davenport

North aspect books have sewn bindings
and are published on acid-free paper.


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