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The limits of symbolism

Weinberg, Bernard

The limits of symbolism

studies of five modern French poets

by Weinberg, Bernard

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • French poetry -- 19th century -- History and criticism,
  • French poetry -- 20th century -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Thirteen poems analyzed by the author are by Baudelaire, Rimbaud, Mallarmè, Valèry, and Saint-John Perse

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPQ438 .W4
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 430 p.
    Number of Pages430
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14646396M
    LC Control Number66-23703

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