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The Religious Philosophy of JANIS RAINIS Latvian Poet

By: Ziedonis, Arvids

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Waverly, Latvju Gramata: 1969

Seller ID: 000603

344pp. Bibliography, Index. ".... religious philosophy of Janis Rainis which is contemporary or even ahead of our day... developed from Latvian mythology and folk song poetry .... and from Christianity and other major world religions..." View more info

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A Study of Rudolfs Blaumanis

By: Ziedonis, Arvids

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hamburg, Helmut Buske Verlag: 1979

Seller ID: 003348

532pp. Cover edges and spine show some slight wear, else a very good, clean, tight, unmarked copy. Hamburger Philologische Studien 48 " This is the first major study on Rudolfs Blaumanis in the English language; it is, in fact, the most thorough study on Blaumanis in any language thus far. The purpose of the study is to familiarise English speaking scholars and students of literature with the life and works of Blaumanis, some of his contemporaries, and those literary ... View more info

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Flowers of Ice

By: Ziedonis, Imants

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Toronto, Exile Editions: 1987

Seller ID: 002832

127pp. Almost as new. Banuta's and Baiba's Rubess prose tranlations transformed into poetry by Barry Callaghan. Introduction by John Montague. " ... Not only in Latvia but throughout the Soviet Union (Ziedonis) is the most modern literary figure from his era ... he is not superficially avant-garde; he is deep, and philosophically great in his prose poems, the epiphanies... he is one of the very best poets and so, one of my favourite poets anywherere." ( Andrei Voznes... View more info

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The Ore A Northern Legend in Seven Scenes

By: Ziverts, Martins

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Sala Press: 1968

Seller ID: 000359

122pp. Card wraps with dj. lower back panel shoes some slight wear.Translated by Alfreds Straumanis. Ziverts, a leading Latvian emigree playwright is "very much concerned with ... psychological, social and political problems"... notable for his "poetic imagery, swift repartees, biting irony." View more info