Less Than One: Selected Essays (Joseph Brodsky) soon to be presented for sale on the fabulous BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: London: Viking, 1986, Hardback in dust wrapper.
From the cover: Modern poets have often displayed a strong affinity for writing essays. One thinks of W. H. Auden or T. S. Eliot, Marina Tsvetaeva or Osip Mandelstam, Eugenio Montale or Czeslaw Milosz. In this, Joseph Brodsky is no exception. Less Than One, the first collection of his essays, shows the full range of Brodskys interests: poetic, literary, political, and historical.
Less Than One is, in the broadest sense, an intellectu…
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper rubbed at the top corner of the upper panel. Edges of the text block lightly spotted. Text complete, clean and tight.
Quarter-bound Black on Grey boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 501 pages. 8½” x 5¾”.
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