Czeslaw Milosz

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Czeslaw Milosz was born in 1911 in Szetejnie, Lithuania. He survived World War II in Warsaw, publishing in the underground press, after which he was stationed in New York, Washington, and Paris as a cultural attach from Poland. He defected to France in 1951, and in 1960 he accepted a position at the University of California at Berkeley. Although his writing was banned in Poland, he was nevertheless awarded the 1980 Nobel Prize for Literature. He died in 2004 in Krakw.

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Book Of Luminous Things

An International Anthology of Poetry
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Nobel laureate Czeslaw Milosz selects and introduces 300 of his favorite poems in this magnificent collection that ranges widely across time and continents, from eighth century China to contemporary americanca (San Francisco Chronicle).

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New And Collected Poems

1931-2001
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New and Collected Poems: 19312001 celebrates seven decades of Czeslaw Milosz's exceptional career. Widely regarded as one of the greatest poets of our time, Milosz is a master of probing inquiry and graceful expression.

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