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

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0195017609

ISBN - 13:9780195017601


Editorial Reviews

"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