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Selected Writings of Paul Valéry

Selected Writings of Paul Valéry

Paul Valéry

ISBN: 978-0-811-20213-8

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352 pages

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It begins with the poetry (French and English en face), including such masterpieces as "Le Cimeti?re Marin" and portions of "La Jeune Parque"; then ranges through Val?ry's work in fields as various as architecture, logic, the dance, literature, philosophy, and painting. It concludes with excerpts from his creative writings such as Monsieur Teste and the drama Mon Faust.

The list of translators for this volume is distinguished. Among them are Lionel Abel, L?onie Adams, Malcolm Cowly, James Kirkup, C. Day Lewis, Jackson Mathews, Louise Var?se, and Vernon Watkins.