Paris Spleen 1869

Author: Charles Baudelaire
Editor: New Directions Publishing
ISBN: 9780811200073
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Baudelaire composed the series of prose poems known as Paris Spleen between 1855 and his death in 1867. He attached great importance to his work in this then unusual form, asking, "Which one of us, in his moments of ambition, has not dreamed of the miracle of a poetic prose, musical, without rhythm and without rhyme, supple enough and rugged enough to adapt itself to the lyrical impulses of the soul, the undulations of reverie, the jibes of conscience?"
Paris Spleen, 1869
Language: en
Pages: 118
Authors: Charles Baudelaire, Charles Pierre Baudelaire
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 1970 - Publisher: New Directions Publishing

Baudelaire composed the series of prose poems known as Paris Spleen between 1855 and his death in 1867. He attached great importance to his work in this then unusual form, asking, "Which one of us, in his moments of ambition, has not dreamed of the miracle of a poetic prose,
Paris Spleen
Language: en
Pages: 116
Authors: Charles Baudelaire
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-01 - Publisher: Wesleyan University Press

Between 1855 and his death in 1867, Charles Baudelaire inaugurated a new—and in his own words "dangerous"—hybrid form in a series of prose poems known as Paris Spleen. Important and provocative, these fifty poems take the reader on a tour of 1850s Paris, through gleaming cafes and filthy side streets,
The Flowers of Evil & Paris Spleen
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Charles Baudelaire
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-05 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Unique collection of Baudelaire's sensual poems about sex and death, rebellion, and corruption features definitive translations of 51 poems from Flowers of Evil, plus 14 prose poems from Paris Spleen.
Paris Spleen, and La Fanfarlo
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Charles Baudelaire
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-09-15 - Publisher: Hackett Publishing

Paris Spleen, a diverse collection of fifty prose poems, is provided here in a clear, engaging, and accurate translation that conveys the lyricism and nuance of the original French text. Also included is a translation of Baudelaire's early novella, La Fanfarlo, which, alongside Paris Spleen, sheds light on the development
Paris Spleen and On Wine and Hashish
Language: en
Pages: 145
Authors: Charles Baudelaire
Categories: Poetry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-01 - Publisher: Alma Books

Set in a modern, urban Paris, the prose pieces in this volume constitute a further exploration of the terrain Baudelaire had covered in his verse masterpiece, The Flowers of Evil: the city with all its squalor and inequalities, the pressures of time and mortality, and the liberation provided by the