Essential Poems and Prose of Jules Laforgue by Jules LaforgueEssential Poems and Prose of Jules Laforgue by Jules Laforgue

Essential Poems and Prose of Jules Laforgue

byJules LaforgueTranslated byPatricia TerryIntroduction byPatricia Terry

Paperback | December 16, 2010

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Poet Jules Laforgue (1860-1887) is considered one of the creators of modernism: part-symbolist, part post-impressionist, he was one of the first poets to write in free verse. He heavily influenced such modern poets as T.S. Eliot and Ezra Pound. This is a completely revised and greatly augmented version of Patricia Terry's now classic 1958 edition of this work. Fully bilingual edition (French-English) Terry fully captures Laforgues intricate word play, puns, and rhythm in a way lacking in many modern translations. Great introduction to this poet.
Title:Essential Poems and Prose of Jules LaforgueFormat:PaperbackDimensions:255 pages, 9.06 × 6.09 × 0.78 inPublished:December 16, 2010Publisher:Commonwealth Books, Black WidowLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0981808859

ISBN - 13:9780981808857

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