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Mountains and rivers

Rain on the River We cross the river over dark waves Through dense fog and tie up the little boat Under the bank to a willow. I wake up heavy with wine in the middle of the night. The lamp … Continue reading

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‘Up till a few years ago the first sound in the morning in Moscow had been the cows coming out of the side-streets, where they were kept in stalls and backyards, and making their own way among the horse-trams to their meeting-point at the edge of the Khamovniki…’ Continue reading

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‘Readers are asked to bear in mind that this edition is produced under circumstances of considerable difficulty. The War is over, but time must inevitably elapse before Paris is herself again, and prepared fully to display her treasures to her many admirers.’ Continue reading