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2008, Geoffrey Sutton, Concise Encyclopedia of the Original Literature of Esperanto, Mondial, ISBN 9781595690906, page 572:
- For him Esperanto is principally a language of poetry, which he uses to express his feelings and thoughts. He also writes poetry in Russian, and some poems of his exist in both Esperanto and Russian versions.