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Talk about the last poet

Charles Johnston

Talk about the last poet

a novella in verse and other poems including Potted memoirs

by Charles Johnston

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Published by Bodley Head for C. Johnston in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Russian poetry -- 19th century -- Translations into English.,
  • English poetry -- Translations from Russian.

  • Edition Notes

    Talk about the last poet adapted from Eucharisticus / Paulinus. - The bronze horseman and The novice translated from the Russian.

    StatementCharles Johnston. With new verse translations of The bronze horseman ; by Alexander Pushkin. & The novice ; by Michael Lermontov ; and an introduction by Kyril Fitzlyon.
    ContributionsPushkin, A. S. 1799-1837., Lermontov, M. Yu. 1814-1841., Paulinus, of Pella.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPG3237.E5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination78p. ;
    Number of Pages78
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21328715M
    ISBN 100370304349

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