Vakh i Sireny
[ Bacchus and the sirens]
Comp., ed. and comm. by V.I. Keidan
Moscow: Novoe Literaturnoe Obozrenie, 2008
676 p. [16 ill.]
Serie: Rossiia v Memuarakh
Hardcover. 14 x 21 cm
This is the first publication of memoirs by writer and publisher M.N. Semenov (1873-1952) who finished his life in Italy. Semenov, one of the members of the Semenov-Tianshan`skii family, was closely involved in the literary and political life of the Silver Age, and was a publisher of books of the Symbolists (Bal`mont, Briusov, etc.). Appendices: Essays and correspondence with V. Briusov, I. Bunin, Viach. Ivanov, S. Poliakov (pp. 433-546). Comments, name index.