God, Thy Earth is aflame! ( Cantata ) Dievs, Tava Zeme deg! Latvian Prayer

By: Eglitis, Andrejs

Price: $16.00

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Book Condition: Very Good ++


[16] A very good, clean, bright copy. 3 full page colour plates by Strunke and 2 b&w. Translated from the Latvian by Velta Snikere. Edited by W.K. Mathews. "Of unequalled beauty and intensity of feeling are the prophetic pre-exile lines by Andrejs Eglitis, the dean of our national bards: "God, Thy earth is aflame - in fires of hatred and sin!" (J. Silenieks) ( reference to the loss of independance and freedsom through the Soviet invasion)

Title: God, Thy Earth is aflame! ( Cantata ) Dievs, Tava Zeme deg! Latvian Prayer

Author Name: Eglitis, Andrejs

Illustrator: Niklavs Strunke

Categories: Dzeja (Poetry), Translations from the Latvian,

Publisher: Oskars Sakarnis: 1947

Binding: Paper Cover

Book Condition: Very Good ++

Seller ID: 003414

Keywords: Latvian Poetry