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Nelly Sachs

Nelly Sachs (1891–1970) was a dramatist and poet. Born into a Jewish family in Berlin, she was forced to flee Germany and escape to Sweden with her mother in 1940, where she worked as a translator. Her collections of poetry include In the Habitations of Death, Eclipse of Stars, And No One Knows Where to Go, and Flight and Metamorphosis. She was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1966.

Nelly Sachs

Flight and Metamorphosis

Flight and Metamorphosis

Nelly Sachs; Translated from the German by Joshua Weiner with Linda B. Parshall
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

This central collection by the poet, dramatist, and Nobel laureate Nelly Sachs—newly translated from the German by Joshua Weiner (with Linda B. Parshall)—reveals the visionary poet’s...

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Available 10/19/2021

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