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Selected Writings of Paul Valery

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It begins with the poetry (French and English en face), including such masterpieces as "Le Cimetière Marin" and portions of "La Jeune Parque"; then ranges through Valéry's work in fields as various as architecture, logic, the dance, literature, philosophy, and painting. It concludes with excerpts from his creative writings such as Monsieur Teste and the drama Mon Faust.

The list of translators for this volume is distinguished. Among them are Lionel Abel, Léonie Adams, Malcolm Cowly, James Kirkup, C. Day Lewis, Jackson Mathews, Louise Varèse, and Vernon Watkins.

Synopsis:

This selection from representative works of the great French poet-philosopher is based on the Paris Morceaux Choisis volume, which was assembled by Valéry himself.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780811202138
Author:
Valery, Paul
Publisher:
New Directions Publishing Corporation
Author:
Valry, Paul
Location:
New York
Subject:
European - French
Subject:
French poetry
Subject:
Valery, Paul
Subject:
Translations into english
Subject:
Valery, Paul - Translations into English
Subject:
Essays
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
1st paperback edition.
Publication Date:
19640117
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
8 x 5.2 x 0.7 in 0.62 lb

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