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The prose works of Saint-John Perse

by Richard L Sterling | 01 April 1994
Hardback
The purpose of this book is to elucidate and explain the themes, images and style of the poetry of Saint-John Perse through a critical study of the letters, speeches, testimonials, tributes and articles of the poet-diplomat. The substance of these prose works treats Perse's preoccupation with the creative process in several contexts - individual, social, philosophical, literary, cultural and political. The prose works examined include the Lettres de Jeunesse, the Lettres d'Asie, the Lettres d'Exil, the speeches entitled Poesie and Pour Dante, several of the Temoignages Litteraires and Hommages, as well as some of the poet's critical articles on music.
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The purpose of this book is to elucidate and explain the themes, images and style of the poetry of Saint-John Perse through a critical study of the letters, speeches, testimonials, tributes and articles of the poet-diplomat. The substance of these prose works treats Perse's preoccupation with the creative process in several contexts - individual, social, philosophical, literary, cultural and political. The prose works examined include the Lettres de Jeunesse, the Lettres d'Asie, the Lettres d'Exil, the speeches entitled Poesie and Pour Dante, several of the Temoignages Litteraires and Hommages, as well as some of the poet's critical articles on music.
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€42.00
Currently out of stock
Delivery 5-7 Days
Eligible for free delivery
126 Reward Points

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The purpose of this book is to elucidate and explain the themes, images and style of the poetry of Saint-John Perse through a critical study of the letters, speeches, testimonials, tributes and articles of the poet-diplomat. The substance of these prose works treats Perse's preoccupation with the creative process in several contexts - individual, social, philosophical, literary, cultural and political. The prose works examined include the Lettres de Jeunesse, the Lettres d'Asie, the Lettres d'Exil, the speeches entitled Poesie and Pour Dante, several of the Temoignages Litteraires and Hommages, as well as some of the poet's critical articles on music.

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The prose works of Saint-John Perse

ISBN9780820419176

FormatHardback

Publisher (01 April. 1994)

No. of Pages160

Weight410

Language English (United States)

Dimensions 161 x 237