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Baudelaire, Charles 1821-1867

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Les fleurs du mal : the complete text of The flowers of evil by Charles Baudelaire( Book )

1,785 editions published between 1855 and 2015 in 26 languages and held by 11,504 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The poetic masterpiece of the great nineteenth-century writer Charles Baudelaire, The Flowers of Evil is one of the most frequently read and studied works in the French language. In this compelling new translation of Baudelaire's most famous collection, Keith Waldrop recasts the poet's original French alexandrines and other poetic arrangements into versets, a form that hovers between poetry and prose. Maintaining Baudelaire's complex view of sound and structure, Waldrop's translation mirrors the intricacy of the original without attempting to replicate its inimitable verse. The result is a powerful new re-imagining, one that is, almost paradoxically, closer to Baudelaire's own poetry than any previous English translation. Including the six poems banned from the first edition, this Flowers of Evil preserves the complexity, eloquence, and dark humor of its author. Brought here to new life, it is hypnotic, frank, and forceful."--Publisher's website
The Parisian prowler : Le spleen de Paris, petits poèmes en prose by Charles Baudelaire( Book )

292 editions published between 1905 and 2015 in 22 languages and held by 3,088 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Edouard Manet to T.S. Eliot to Jim Morrison, the reach of Charles Baudelaire's influence is beyond estimation. In this prize-winning translation of his no-longer-neglected masterpiece, Baudelaire offers a singular view of 1850s Paris. Evoking a mélange of reactions, these fifty "fables of modern life" take us on various tours led by a flâneur, an incognito stroller. Through day and night, in gleaming cafés and filthy side streets, this alienated yet compassionate esthete muses on the bizarre in the commonplace, the sublime in the mundane. As the work reveals a teeming metropolis on the eve of great change, we see a Paris as contradictory, surprising, and ultimately unknowable as our guide himself. Complemented by period illustrations, The Parisian Prowler is an essential companion to Les Fleurs du Mal and other works by the father of modern poetry.--From publisher description
Petits poémes en prose : (Le spleen de Paris) by Charles Baudelaire( Book )

426 editions published between 1800 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 2,437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dans la postface qui analyse soigneusement le style de l'oeuvre, cette dernière est décrite comme "la quête d'une beauté neuve" qui sollicite "notre sens esthétique" (cf. p. 197-216)
Œuvres complètes by Charles Baudelaire( Book )

591 editions published between 1800 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 2,359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Artificial paradise; on hashish and wine as means of expanding individuality by Charles Baudelaire( Book )

345 editions published between 1860 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 1,763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the time of its release in 1860, Charles Baudelaire's Artificial Paradises (Les Paradis Artificiels) met with immediate praise. One of the most important French symbolists, Baudelaire led a debauched, violent, and ultimately tragic life, dying an opium addict in 1867. This book, a response to Thomas De Quincey's Confessions of an Opium Eater, serves as a memoir of Baudelaire's last years. In this beautifully wrought portrait of the effects of wine, opium, and hashish on the mind, Baudelaire captures the dreamlike visions he experienced during his narcotic trances. These hallucinations, sometimes exquisite, sometimes disturbing, and the delusions of grandeur that often accompanied them, constitute the Paradis Artificiels, the gorgeous yet false worlds of ecstasy that eventually led to his ruin. Contrasting the effects of hashish and opium with those of wine, Baudelaire concludes that "wine exalts the will, hashish destroys it" and makes idlers of all those who use it
The painter of modern life, and other essays by Charles Baudelaire( Book )

34 editions published between 1964 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Art in Paris, 1845-1862 by Charles Baudelaire( Book )

35 editions published between 1965 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Charles Baudelaire, one of the greatest French poets of the nineteenth century, has been described as "the father of modern art criticism." Rejecting a cold, mathematical, heartless approach, Baudelaire demanded instead a criticism that was "partial, passionate and political" and, he added, "amusing and poetic." His starting point was always the shock of pleasure experienced on the first visual encounter with a work of art. Eloquent, original, his writing conveys the excitement of personal involvement. This new paperback version of the highly praised earlier edition contains Baudelaire's accounts of the art exhibitions held in Paris between 1845 and 1862. There are extended reviews of the Salons of 1845, 1846, and 1859; three articles on the Exposition Universelle of 1855 (the first containing a major statement of Baudelaire's critical method); an essay on the special exhibition held at the Bazar Bonne-Nouvelle in 1846, in which Baudelaire gives his views on David and his School; and the article "Painters and Etchers" of 1862, which includes Baudelaire's only published reference to Manet and an enthusiastic welcome to Whistler. Jonathan Mayne's translation captures all the artist's spontaneity, and Mayne's extensive notes will help English-speaking readers to discover for themselves the ideas and insights of Baudelaire."--Amazon
Baudelaire as a love poet, and other essays; commemorating the centenary of the death of the poet by Lois Boe Hyslop( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 857 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters from his youth by Charles Baudelaire( Book )

25 editions published between 1966 and 1993 in 5 languages and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baudelaire on Poe; critical papers by Charles Baudelaire( Book )

4 editions published between 1952 and 2014 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Renowned poet Charles Baudelaire played a significant role in introducing Edgar Allan Poe to French readers by publishing widely read criticisms and translations of Poe's writings. The two writers shared an appreciation for the exotic, a taste for morbid subjects, and a devotion to artistic purity. Baudelaire immersed himself in the study of English for the express purpose of doing justice to Poe's works, and his translations established his reputation in the French literary world well before the publication of his most famous book of poetry, Les Fleurs du Mal. In the first part of this study
The mirror of art : critical studies by Charles Baudelaire( Book )

22 editions published between 1955 and 1956 in English and Spanish and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Der Wein : Konzertarie fur Sopran by Alban Berg( )

37 editions published between 1930 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Baudelaire: a self-portrait : selected letters by Charles Baudelaire( Book )

15 editions published between 1957 and 1981 in English and held by 685 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'art romantique : littérature et musique by Charles Baudelaire( Book )

94 editions published between 1868 and 1996 in 5 languages and held by 667 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Fanfarlo by Charles Baudelaire( Book )

86 editions published between 1910 and 2013 in 13 languages and held by 616 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Only poets are innocent enough to invent such monstrosities. Ten years before Baudelaire published his masterpiece, The Flowers of Evil, the great poet penned the only prose fiction of his career: La Fanfarlo. The novella describes the torrid real-life affair the poet had with Jean Duval, a dancer whose beauty and sexuality Baudelaire came to obsess over. The outcome is a work of raw emotional power and a clear distillation of the Parisian's poetic genius. As Baudelaire himself said, "Always be a poet, even in prose."
Baudelaire, Rimbaud, Verlaine; selected verse and prose poems by Charles Baudelaire( Book )

13 editions published between 1947 and 1993 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Notes nouvelles sur Edgar Poe by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )

105 editions published between 1857 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 598 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Choix de 13 histoires, suivi d'une courte annexe (6 pages) concernant l'écrivain et son oeuvre. [SDM]
Selected poems [of] Baudelaire by Charles Baudelaire( Book )

32 editions published between 1946 and 1997 in English and French and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The voyage and other versions of poems by Baudelaire by Robert Lowell( Book )

10 editions published between 1961 and 1968 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Histoires extraordinaires by Edgar Allan Poe( Book )

156 editions published between 1856 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Les fleurs du mal : the complete text of The flowers of evil
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Baudelaire.

Baudelaire 1821-1867

Baudelaire C. 1821-1867

Baudelaire , Carlo

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Baudelaire , Charles Pierre

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Baudelaire-Dufays

Baudelaire-Dufays 1821-1867

Baudelaire-Dufaÿs, Charles Pierre

Baudẹlaire-Dufäys, Charles Pierre 1821-1867

Baudelaire, Karol.

Baudelaire, Pierre Charles

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Bodler, Šarl'.

Bodler, Šarl' 1821-1867

Bodler, Sh.

Bodler, Sh 1821-1867

Bodler, Sh. (Sharl), 1821-1867

Bodler, Shara

Bodler, Shara 1821-1867

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Bodlér, Sharl', 1821-1867

Bodler, Sjarl 1821-1867

Bodlērs, Šarls 1821-1867

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Bodlir, Sharl 1821-1867

Bōdorēru, Sharuru 1821-1867

Bontelair, Sarl 1821-1867

Bōntlair, K.

Bōntlair, K. 1821-1867

Bontlair, Karolos 1821-1867

Būdilīr, Šārl 1821-1867

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Būdlīr 1821-1867

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Xiaer-Piaier-Bodelaier 1821-1867

Μπωντλαίρ, Καρόλου

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Μπωντλαίρ, Σαρλ, 1821-1867

Μπωντλαίρ, Σαρλ Πιερ

Σαρλ Μπωντλαίρ Γάλλος ποιητής

Бодлер Ш. 1821-1867

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Бодлэр Ш. 1821-1867

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באדלער, טש

באדלער, שרל 1821-1867

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בודלר, שארל 1821-1867

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بودلر، شارل

بودلير, شارل 1821-1867

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شارل بودلير

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चार्ल्स बाउडेलायर

বোদলেয়ার

ਸ਼ਾਰਲ ਬੌਦੇਲੈਰ

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보드레르, 샤를르 피에르 1821-1867

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보들레르, 샤를 1821-1867

보들레르, 샤를 피에르 1821-1867

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보들레에르 1821-1867

보오들레르, 샤를르 삐에르 1821-1867

보오들레에르, 샤를 1821-1867

샤를 보들레르

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ボードレール

ボードレールシャルル 1821-1867

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波德来尔 1821-1867

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