Hand-printed books of poetry,
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Illustration by John R Smith


Taner Baybars

Illustrated by John Smith

With the original Turkish of Mehmet Yashin


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Mehmet Yashin's original Turkish and an interpretative translation by Taner Baybars.

A lovely single poem edition of Yashin's Turkish verse which explores the difficulties and dangers of speaking one's mother tongue.
Modern Poetry
in Translation Magazine
Mehmet Yashin's poem with lino-cut by John R SmithWartime by Taner Baybars

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