Book by American libertarian turned fascist poet Ezra . Pound
Book by American libertarian turned fascist poet Ezra . Pound. Where he examines the similarities of Italian Fascist leader Benito Mussolini and American founding father Thomas Jefferson and the two systems of government.
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Jefferson And/Or Mussolini: Fascism as I have seen it - Ezra Weston Loomis Pound (1935)Book by American libertarian turned fascist poet Ezra . We’re dedicated to reader privacy so we never track you. We never accept ads.
In Jefferson and/or Mussolini (henceforth, and/or), Pound evokes two . And Pound finishes with some advice for the spread of fascism into the Anglosphere.
In Jefferson and/or Mussolini (henceforth, and/or), Pound evokes two figures with seemingly different tastes and circumstances and juxtaposes their qualities. I have seen several cheery Italians, fascists, bearing up after a series of reprimands. As the Duce pithily remarked: Where the Press is ‘free’ it merely serves special interests. And Pound finishes with some advice for the spread of fascism into the Anglosphere
Ezra Pound first published Jefferson and/or Mussolini: L'Idea statale, Fascism as I Have Seen It in London in 1935, with the publisher Stanley Nott. Thirty copies were printed. On the verso of the title leaf, Pound included a note dated April 1935: The body of this ms. was written and left.
Ezra Pound first published Jefferson and/or Mussolini: L'Idea statale, Fascism as I Have Seen It in London in 1935, with the publisher Stanley Nott. My hands in february 1933. Have refused IT. No typescript of mine has. Been read by so many people or brought. Me a more interesting correspondence.
Following his audience with Mussolini on the ominous date of 30 January, 1933, Pound spent the next 10 days enchantedly writing Jefferson and/or Mussolini – tellingly subtitled L’Ideal Statale As I have Seen i. .
For the latter’s was clearly not extremism in the defense of liberty, but unprecedented political violence in Italy defending a violent dictatorship. When it came to liberty, in fact, in the two plus years from writing to publishing Jefferson and/or Mussolini, Pound made Mussolini’s favored slogan on the matter his own: Liberty is not a right, but a duty.
Jefferson and/or Mussolini. Fascism As I Have Seen It. Volitionist Economics. Published by Liveright Publishing Corporation.
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Pound, Ezra, 1885-1972 Jefferson and/or Mussolini : l'idea Statale : fascism as I have seen it ; by Ezra Pound. New York : Liveright, c1936. First published 1935. Western Bank Library FASCISM GB COLLECTION 32. 64 (P) ; 200785110. Webster, Nesta H. World revolution : the plot against civilization ; by Nesta H. Webster (Mrs Arthur Webster). London : Constable, 1921. Chart in end pocket. (W) ; 156448101.
Jefferson and/or Mussolini: Fascism as I Have Seen It (Liveright, 1970) . Literary Essays (New Directions, 1968). Ezra Pound and Japan: Letters and Essays (Black Swan, 1987). Ezra Pound's Chinese Friends: Stories in Letters (Oxford UP, 2008). One Must Not Go Altogether with the Tide: Letters of Ezra Pound and Stanley Nott (McGill-Queens UP, 2011). Journalism as I see it is history of to-day, and literature is journalism that stays news. April 1935, anno XIII, finally a foreword The body of this ms. was written and left my hands in February 1933. 40 publishers have refused it. No typescript of mine has been read by so many people or brought me a more interesting correspondence. The book I wrote in Feb. 1933 continues to fall out of date, to recede as its statements are verified by events.