Anthology of Modern Albanian Poetry: An Elusive Eagle Soars

Anthology of Modern Albanian Poetry: An Elusive Eagle Soars

by Robert Elsie
     
 
The first and only anthology of Albanian poetry, this includes the work of twenty-four Albanian poets, including Albania's acclaimed writer Ismail Kadare. Wide-ranging, it gives a panorama of Albanian poetry from the 1930s to the present, not only from Albania itself, but from the tormented Yugoslav region of Kosovo and the Albanian diaspora. A fine introduction to

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The first and only anthology of Albanian poetry, this includes the work of twenty-four Albanian poets, including Albania's acclaimed writer Ismail Kadare. Wide-ranging, it gives a panorama of Albanian poetry from the 1930s to the present, not only from Albania itself, but from the tormented Yugoslav region of Kosovo and the Albanian diaspora. A fine introduction to what has been until recently a shadowy Balkan culture.

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ISBN-13:
9781856100175
Publisher:
Forest Books
Publication date:
09/28/1993
Series:
UNESCO Library of World Poetry
Pages:
213

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