This page provides a bilingual table of contents for The Penguin Book of Russian Poetry (Penguin Classics, 2015), edited by Robert Chandler, Boris Dralyuk, and Irina Mashinski. We have also compiled PDF and DOC files containing the Russian texts of most of the poems featured in the anthology, excluding those currently under copyright. The copyrighted poems should be easy to find elsewhere, both in print and online.

Table of Contents: PDF / DOC

1. Before and Around Pushkin: PDF / DOC

2. Pushkin: PDF /  DOC

3. After Pushkin: PDF / DOC

4. The Twentieth Century – Annensky to Khodasevich: PDF / DOC

5. The Twentieth Century – Akhmatova to Kharms: PDF / DOC

6. The Twentieth Century – Shalamov to Brodsky – More Recent Poets: PDF / DOC

Selection © Robert Chandler, Boris Dralyuk, and Irina Mashinski, 2015