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Mid-century French poets

Mid-century French poets

selections, translations, and critical notices

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Published by Twayne in New York .
Written in English

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  • French poetry -- 20th century

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    French and English on opposite pages.

    Statementedited and translated by Wallace Fowlie.
    ContributionsFowlie, Wallace, 1908-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination273 p. ;
    Number of Pages273
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23760117M

    This feeling is the basis of the book, which consists of French poetry translated by British and American poets. These translators include many notable contemporary poets, including John Ashbery, W.S. Merwin, Lydia Davis, and Ron Padgett. As Auster writes, this anthology's purpose "is not only to present the work of French poets in French, but.


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Ever since the rich period of Symbolism, in fact, ever since the work of the two leading forerunners of symbolism, Nerval and Baudelaire, French poetry has been obsessed with the idea of purity.

To achieve poetry of a "pure state" has been the persistent ambition of a century of literary, and specifically, poetic, endeavor.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Mid-century French poets by Wallace Fowlie; 8 editions; First published in ; Subjects: French poetry, French language, Translations into English, Anthologies, Poésie française, Poesie francʹaise; Times: 20th century, 20e siècle.

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