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  • Author:
    Saint-John Perse,Roger Little
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    0485147068
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    978-0485147063
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    Athlone Press (September 24, 1973)
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    136 pages
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Saint-John Perse (31 May 1887 – 20 September 1975) was a French poet-diplomat, awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1960 "for the soaring flight and evocative imagery of his poetry.

Saint-John Perse (31 May 1887 – 20 September 1975) was a French poet-diplomat, awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1960 "for the soaring flight and evocative imagery of his poetry. He was a major French diplomat from 1914 to 1940, after which he lived primarily in the United States until 1967. Alexis Leger was born in Pointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe. His great-grandfather, a solicitor, had settled in Guadeloupe in 1815

Saint-John Perse was the pen-name of Alexis Leger, who rose to the . Consider getting Roger Little's guide Saint-John Perse alongside this. 15 people found this helpful.

Saint-John Perse was the pen-name of Alexis Leger, who rose to the very top of the French foreign ministry before he was deprived of his French citizenship by the Vichy government in 1940 and sailed to America. A diplomat who had gone to exotic non-Western countries like China, Perse set much of his poetry in some kind of anonymous Oriental civilization that could have been Persia or Ur or Cilicia, with desert sands, agorae, and altars. While Perse often stuck to the alexandrine, the standard metre of French poetry, his mature poetry was generally formatted into paragraphs.

Saint-John Perse, French poet, diplomat. Saint-John Perse has been listed as a noteworthy poet, diplomat by Marquis Who's Who. Works. Member American Academy Arts and Letters, American Academy Arts and Sciences. Poems by the Nobel prizewinner deal with the regeneration of life, the purity of nature, and our relationship with time and the world. 08559/?tag prabook0b-20.

Roger Little's survey SAINT-JOHN PERSE appeared in the Athlone French Poets series in 1973

Roger Little's survey SAINT-JOHN PERSE appeared in the Athlone French Poets series in 1973. Perse was to live for two years more, but as Little's book covers both the Gallimard volume of collected poems and the subsequently published work "Nocturne", it does cover the whole of Perse's poetic career.

Saint-John Perse, French poet and diplomat who was awarded the Nobel .

Saint-John Perse, French poet and diplomat who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1960 for the soaring flight and evocative imagery of his poetry. He studied at the universities of Bordeaux and Paris and in 1914 entered the diplomatic service. Saint-John Perse’s early poetry, published before his diplomatic career began in earnest, includes Éloges (1911; Éloges, and Other Poems), which shows the influence of Symbolism; he later developed a more personal style. Among his better-known poems translated into English are I have halted my horse by the tree of the doves, And you, Seas, and Under the bronze leaves a colt was foaled.

Poems in French first published by Limes Verlag Wiesbaden under the title . Saint Lô. dread nay. Roundelay. The last section contains those translations from French poets that Samuel Becke.

Translations from Paul Eluard first published by This Quarter, Paris 1932. Translation from Arthur Rimbaud first published by Whitenights Press, Reading 1976. Part II: Poems in French with some translations. tt agreed to see republished, most of them commissioned by little magazines before World War II, although the Chamfort maxims came later.

Translations in context of "saint-john perse" in French-English from Reverso Context: Il faut agir au plus vite, car, pour . We must act as swiftly as possible, because - to paraphrase the poet Saint-John Perse - inertia alone is a threat.

Translations in context of "saint-john perse" in French-English from Reverso Context: Il faut agir au plus vite, car, pour reprendre le poète Saint-John Perse, l'inertie seule est menaçante . . Il a su mêler sa voix à celle des grands poètes du continent américain : Saint-John Perse, Léon Gontran Damas, Aimé Césaire, Édouard Glissant. He succeeded in mixing his voice to that of the great poets of the Americas: Saint-John Perse, Léon Gontran Damas, Aimé Césaire, Édouard Glissant.

Text in French; introduction in English. Poetry, Continental European.