Draft of XXX Cantos

Draft of XXX Cantos

by Ezra Pound
     
 

ISBN-10: 0838319971

ISBN-13: 9780838319970

Pub. Date: 06/28/1974

Publisher: M. S. G. Haskell House

An epic of great vision and complexity, Pound's CANTOS addresses the profound human issues in history and in our time. Each of the nine groupings of poems can be seen as a fresh wave that swells out from and falls back upon the earlier cantos, extending them structurally, adding new layers of meaning."A Draft of XXX Cantos" (1930), which introduces the work, thus…  See more details below

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An epic of great vision and complexity, Pound's CANTOS addresses the profound human issues in history and in our time. Each of the nine groupings of poems can be seen as a fresh wave that swells out from and falls back upon the earlier cantos, extending them structurally, adding new layers of meaning."A Draft of XXX Cantos" (1930), which introduces the work, thus anticipates the full CANTOS' essential themes and provides the surest entry into Pound's encyclopedic masterpiece.

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ISBN-13:
9780838319970
Publisher:
M. S. G. Haskell House
Publication date:
06/28/1974
Series:
Studies in Pound, #103
Pages:
153

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