A Season in Hell and The Illuminations by Arthur Rimbaud

A Season in Hell and The Illuminations

byArthur RimbaudTranslated byEnid RhodesForeword byHenri Peyre

Paperback | May 1, 1974

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This new translation, with the French text on the facing pages, captures the tone and rhythm of Rimbaud's language as well as the quality of his thought.

About The Author

Arthur Rimbaud, 1854-1891 Arthur Rimbaud was born October 20, 1854. He was the son of an army captain who deserted his family when Arthur was six years old. He attended a provincial school in Charleville, a town in northeastern France, and was a brilliant student until the Franco-Prussian war. It was then Rimbaud turned rebel and fled ...

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Title:A Season in Hell and The IlluminationsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 5.39 × 7.99 × 0.39 inPublished:May 1, 1974Publisher:Oxford University Press

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ISBN - 10:0195017609

ISBN - 13:9780195017601

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"Peschel's translation must stand as the best English version...that has yet been published, and I expect that it will be standard for a long time."--Virginia La Charite, Nineteenth-Century French Studies