Cafe de l'Aube a Paris / Dawn Cafe in Paris Poems

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Poet and uniquely important translator Willis Barnstone has translated Sapho and the Greek Lyric Poets, Love Poems by Pedro Salinas, The Restored New Testament and works by Goethe, Rilke, St. John of the Cross, Borges, etc., etc. Café de l’Aube à Paris was originally written in French. At the suggestion of his publisher, Barnstone translated his own poems.

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Overview

Poet and uniquely important translator Willis Barnstone has translated Sapho and the Greek Lyric Poets, Love Poems by Pedro Salinas, The Restored New Testament and works by Goethe, Rilke, St. John of the Cross, Borges, etc., etc. Café de l’Aube à Paris was originally written in French. At the suggestion of his publisher, Barnstone translated his own poems.

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“Willis Barnstone has long been a fount of poetic wonder and as his output has grown, it has become a torrent. And not only in English. No one language could contain him.”—Peter Monaghan, Chronicle of Higher Education
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781931357906
  • Publisher: Sheep Meadow Press, The
  • Publication date: 6/22/2011
  • Edition description: Bilingual French-English ed.
  • Pages: 276
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

WILLIS BARNSTONE was born in Lewiston, Maine, and educated at Bowdoin College, Columbia University, and Yale University. He is published widely including, Algebra of Night and 5 A.M. in Beijing from Sheep Meadow Press.

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