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A.M. Klein

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Abraham Moses Klein was born in Ratno, Ukraine, and moved with his family to Montreal at the age of one. He studied classics and political science at McGill University and began publishing poetry and prose as a student. An active member of Canadian Young Judea, a Zionist youth organization, Klein edited its magazine, Judaean. Much of his early fiction and poetry was published there. From 1933-1956, Klein worked as a lawyer. He later became a visiting lecturer in poetry at McGill University and belonged to the Preview group of Montreal poets.

Books by A.M. Klein

51b9w8xhe2l._aa240_ Selected Poems

Selected Poems: A.M. Klein

Notebooks: Selections from the A.M. Klein Papers

0771034520 The Second Scroll

Md363710302 Complete Poems

1724204 Doctor Dwarf and Other Poems for Children

Literary Essays and Reviews

Short Stories

The Collected Poems of A.M. Klein

Klein-rocking_chair The Rocking Chair


The Hitleriad

Hath Not a Jew



February 14, 1909


August 20, 1972