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The Desert of Love

Selected Poems

Janos Pilinszky

Translated by T. Hughes and Janos Csokits

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Imprint: Anvil Press Poetry
Publisher: Carcanet Press
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Hardback (80 pages)
(Pub. Jan 1997)
9780856461774
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  • Janos Pilinszky
    János Pilinszky (November 1921–1981) was drafted into the army in 1944 and the horrors he saw, such as the Ravensbrück concentration camp, made an indelible impression on him. His first collection appeared in 1946 but his second was delayed by the communist censorship, because of the combination of his Catholic faith ... read more
    T. Hughes
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    Janos Csokits
    János Csokits (1928–2011) was a highly regarded Hungarian poet who for many years, during the Communist régime in Hungary, lived in exile in London where he worked for the BBC Hungarian service. He moved back to 1989 in Hungary. ... read more
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