Poems of 1890 in Times Higher Education's Best Books of 2015

Posted on January 17, 2016 by UCL Press

Paul Vincent's translation of Herman Gorter's Poems of 1890 has appeared in Times Higher Education's best books of 2015 feature

Chosen by  Geert Buelens, professor of modern Dutch literature, Utrecht University, the Netherlands, it is praised as  "...a rare gift to the English-reading world..."

He adds: "...Translating highly lyrical poetry is probably the most challenging thing for a translator, but time and again Paul Vincent succeeds in suggesting something of the genius of the most important Dutch lyrical poet..."

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