Moscow: Goslitizdat, 1946. Item #150
136 pp. 19,5x13 cm. In original printed wrappers. Fine. Tiny tears of the spine.
Most of the poems are translated into Russian for the first time.
Translations of American poets: Philip Freneau, William Bryant, Ralph Emerson, Henry Longfellow, John Whittier, James Riley, Walt Whitman, Edna Vincent Milley, Bret-Harte, Vachel Lindsay, Robinson Jeffers, Genevieve Taggard, T.S. Elliot, Langston Hughes, Archibald MacLeish, Lew Sarret, Carl Sandberg, Robert Frost, Edgar Lee Masters, Edgar Poe, Edwin Robinson, Oliver Holmes, James Lowell, Emily Dickinson.
Poets listed chronologically. Every poem has original title.
Mikhail Alexandrovich Zenkevich (1886-1973) - Russian poet and translator, mostly known for translations of American poetry (he compiled several anthologies, this is the second). In 1960 he visited the USA to meet some of the poets whose work he translated, including Mike Gold and Robert Frost.