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Published by Pantheon Books in New York .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statement[by] St.-John Perse [pseud.] ; translation by Louise Varèse.
SeriesBollingen series -- 55
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 104 p. ;
Number of Pages104
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13533470M
OCLC/WorldCa3497479

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FIRST AMERICAN EDITION OF PERSE’S ÉLOGES, INSCRIBED. PERSE, Saint-John (pseudonym of LÉGER, Alexis Saint-Léger). Éloges and Other Poems. New York: W.W. Norton, Octavo, original dark blue cloth spine, green paper boards, original dust jacket and glassine. $ Saint-John Perse (French: ; also Saint-Leger Leger, pronounced ; pseudonyms of Alexis Leger) (31 May – 20 September ) was a French poet-diplomat, awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in "for the soaring flight and evocative imagery of his poetry." He was a major French diplomat from to , after which he lived primarily in the United States until Born: Alexis Leger, 31 May , Pointe-à . Édouard Roditi (6 June in Paris, France – 10 May in Cadiz, Spain) was an American poet, short-story writer and translator. He was educated in England at Charterhouse and Balliol College, Oxford, and at the University of Chicago.. His father was a Sephardic Jewish native of Istanbul, but American citizen. Édouard Roditi studied in France, England, Germany and the USA. He was part.   Author of Saint-John Perse, Amers, Anabase, Exil, Oeuvre poétique, Chronique, Éloges, and other poems, OiseauxWritten works: The Poet and the Diplomat: The Correspondence of Dag Hammarskjold and Alexis Leger, Letters.

Of all the poetry produced during the twentieth century two poems stand at the pinnacle, and this is one of them. "The Waste Land," by T. S. Eliot, is the other. "Anabasis" was written by St.-John Perse, the pen name of Alexis Leger, in It was translated from the French by T. S. Eliot in , a revised translation coming out in /5(8). Poems of Emotional Love, and Other Poems (Classic Reprint) [Dimmick, Ruth Crosby] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Poems of Emotional Love, and Other Poems (Classic Reprint)5/5(1). Perse, St.-John (Pseudonym of [Marie-René] Alexis Saint-Léger Léger) – Perse, a French poet, won the Nobel Prize for Literature in He is best known for Exile and Seamarks. (See also. His papers and library are housed at the Fondation Saint-John Perse in the hôtel de ville of Aix-en-Provence. "If one reads through all of the poems of Saint-John Perse, one is immediately aware that each is, as it were, and instrument of one great oeuvre." (W.H. Auden in .