Modern Greek Poetry

By: DALVEN, Rae (translator and editor)

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A first edition of this English-language anthology of modern poetry by Greek poets, as collected, translated and edited by Rae Dalven. The original poems were written both in traditional Greek ("katharevousaa") and the more modern "demotic" Greek. With introductory statements by William Rose Benét and Mark Van Doren, as well as introductory essays by Davlven, in which she discusses the poems which follow. --- In dark red and grey cloth-covered boards with titling in silver to cover and spine. Volume has no dust jacket. --- With discreet Boston-area bookseller label to front free endpaper, underlinings and pencilings in red in several locations, else a clean, tightly-bound copy.; Octavo - 8 to 9 in. tall; 320 pages

Title: Modern Greek Poetry

Author Name: DALVEN, Rae (translator and editor)

Categories: >>Poetry,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Gaer Associates Inc.: 1949

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 83640