Furor & Mystery and Other Writings

Furor & Mystery and Other Writings

by Rene Char
     
 

Rene Char (1907-1988) was one of France's most respected 20th century poets. Part of the Surrealist group in the late 1920's-1930's, he gradually drifted away from the group. During WWII he joined the resistance and wrote his forceful prose poems describing what he saw and experienced. This large, bilingual anthology, includes all of his well known books Feuillets

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Rene Char (1907-1988) was one of France's most respected 20th century poets. Part of the Surrealist group in the late 1920's-1930's, he gradually drifted away from the group. During WWII he joined the resistance and wrote his forceful prose poems describing what he saw and experienced. This large, bilingual anthology, includes all of his well known books Feuillets d'Hypnos and Fureur et Mystere as well as a sampling of other poems and prose poems. Insightful essays are provided by Sandra Bermann, Mary Ann Caws, and Nancy Kline.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780984264025
Publisher:
Commonwealth Books, Black Widow
Publication date:
02/16/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
568
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.30(d)

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