Sea & Other Poems (Paperback)

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Comprehensive bi-lingual anthology of the poems of Guillevic timed to coincide with the festivities in France to celebrate the 100th anniversary of his birth. Translated into some 50 languages in over 60 countries, Guillevic remains one of the most popular poets of Europe inspiring songs, artists, (over 100 of the worlds most prominent artists have illustrated his works) and poetry lovers everywhere. Despite his wide acclaim English language editions of his work are difficult to find and often poorly translated. This edition sets a new standard for English language renditions of his poetry.

About the Author


Patricia Terry was Professor of French Literature at Barnard College and the University of California San Diego until her retirement in 1991. She is the author, translator, and editor of numerous books & essays related to medieval French verse and 19th- and 20th literature and poetry. Translators reside in San Diego, Calif.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780976844983
ISBN-10: 0976844982
Publisher: Black Widow Press
Publication Date: October 1st, 2007
Pages: 355
Language: English

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