skip to content
Selected poems from Les fleurs du mal : a bilingual edition Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Selected poems from Les fleurs du mal : a bilingual edition

Author: Charles Baudelaire; Norman R Shapiro; David Schorr; Willis Barnstone
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
A bilingual edition of selected poems of a 19th century French master. In "The cat," one reads in this English version: "Come, cat of mine, perch on my loving breast; / Come, beauty, lie in gentle guise: / Pull in your claws, and let me plunge, possessed, / Into your agate-metal eyes."
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Poetry
Translations
Translations into English
Named Person: Charles Baudelaire; Charles Baudelaire; Charles Baudelaire; Charles Baudelaire; Charles Baudelaire
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Baudelaire; Norman R Shapiro; David Schorr; Willis Barnstone
ISBN: 0226039250 9780226039251 0226039269 9780226039268
OCLC Number: 37640521
Language Note: Poems in French with English translation on the facing page.
Description: xxxvii, 209 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Foreword / Willis Barnstone --
Preface / Norman R. Shapiro --
Illustrator's Preface / David Schorr --
To the Reader --
The Albatross --
Elevation --
Correspondences --
The Sick Muse --
The Wretched Monk --
The Enemy --
The Jinx --
The Former Life --
Man and the Sea --
Don Juan in Hell --
Pride Punished --
Beauty --
The Ideal --
The Giantess --
Hymn to Beauty --
Exotic Perfume --
Tresses --
"I worship you ..." --
"Boredom it is ..." --
Sed non satiata --
"Dressed in her opalescent ..." --
De profundis clamavi --
The Vampire --
"One night, with a vile Jewess ..." --
The Cat --
The Possessed --
All of Her --
"What will you say ..." --
The Living Torch --
Reversibility --
Dawn of the Spirit --
Evening Harmony --
Poison --
Heavens' Haze --
The Beautiful Ship --
Invitation to the Voyage --
Chat --
For a Creole Lady --
Moesta et Errabunda --
The Incubus --
Autumn Sonnet --
Sorrows of the Moon --
Cats --
The Owls --
The Pipe --
Music --
Burial --
A Fantastic Engraving --
The Cracked Bell --
Spleen --
Spleen --
Spleen --
Spleen --
Obsession --
The Taste for Nothingness --
Grief's Alchemy --
Harmony of Horror --
Heautontimoroumenos --
Landscape --
The Sun --
The Swan --
"I still recall ..." --
Mists and Rains --
Morning Twilight --
The Lone Man's Wine --
Lovers' Wine --
Destruction --
The Two Good Sisters --
The Fountain of Blood --
Beatrice Mine --
Abel and Cain --
The End of the Day.
Responsibility: Charles Baudelaire ; English renderings and notes by Norman R. Shapiro ; foreword by Willis Barnstone ; engravings by David Schorr.
More information:

Abstract:

This selection of poems from "Les Fleurs du mal" demonstrates the range of Baudelaire's gift, from the quatrains to the formal challenges of his sonnets. The poems are presented in both French and  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/37640521> # Selected poems from Les fleurs du mal : a bilingual edition
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/37640521#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ;
    library:oclcnum "37640521" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ilu> ;
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768418775#CreativeWork/fleurs_du_mal> ; # Fleurs du mal.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/841.8/e21/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1357432> ; # Fleurs du mal (Baudelaire, Charles)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768418775#Person/baudelaire_charles_1821_1867> ; # Charles Baudelaire
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/17218730> ; # Charles Baudelaire
    schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/17218730> ; # Charles Baudelaire
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/110503187> ; # Willis Barnstone
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768418775#Person/baudelaire_charles_1821_1867> ; # Charles Baudelaire
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/92572326> ; # Norman R. Shapiro
    schema:datePublished "1998" ;
    schema:description "A bilingual edition of selected poems of a 19th century French master. In "The cat," one reads in this English version: "Come, cat of mine, perch on my loving breast; / Come, beauty, lie in gentle guise: / Pull in your claws, and let me plunge, possessed, / Into your agate-metal eyes.""@en ;
    schema:description "Foreword / Willis Barnstone -- Preface / Norman R. Shapiro -- Illustrator's Preface / David Schorr -- To the Reader -- The Albatross -- Elevation -- Correspondences -- The Sick Muse -- The Wretched Monk -- The Enemy -- The Jinx -- The Former Life -- Man and the Sea -- Don Juan in Hell -- Pride Punished -- Beauty -- The Ideal -- The Giantess -- Hymn to Beauty -- Exotic Perfume -- Tresses -- "I worship you ..." -- "Boredom it is ..." -- Sed non satiata -- "Dressed in her opalescent ..." -- De profundis clamavi -- The Vampire -- "One night, with a vile Jewess ..." -- The Cat -- The Possessed -- All of Her -- "What will you say ..." -- The Living Torch -- Reversibility -- Dawn of the Spirit -- Evening Harmony -- Poison -- Heavens' Haze -- The Beautiful Ship -- Invitation to the Voyage -- Chat -- For a Creole Lady -- Moesta et Errabunda -- The Incubus -- Autumn Sonnet -- Sorrows of the Moon -- Cats -- The Owls -- The Pipe -- Music -- Burial -- A Fantastic Engraving -- The Cracked Bell -- Spleen -- Spleen -- Spleen -- Spleen -- Obsession -- The Taste for Nothingness -- Grief's Alchemy -- Harmony of Horror -- Heautontimoroumenos -- Landscape -- The Sun -- The Swan -- "I still recall ..." -- Mists and Rains -- Morning Twilight -- The Lone Man's Wine -- Lovers' Wine -- Destruction -- The Two Good Sisters -- The Fountain of Blood -- Beatrice Mine -- Abel and Cain -- The End of the Day."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/3768418775> ;
    schema:genre "Poetry"@en ;
    schema:genre "Translations"@en ;
    schema:illustrator <http://viaf.org/viaf/19762557> ; # David Schorr
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Selected poems from Les fleurs du mal : a bilingual edition"@en ;
    schema:productID "37640521" ;
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/uchi052/97038283.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780226039268> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780226039251> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9843090> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/37640521> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/3768418775#Person/baudelaire_charles_1821_1867> # Charles Baudelaire
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1821" ;
    schema:deathDate "1867" ;
    schema:familyName "Baudelaire" ;
    schema:givenName "Charles" ;
    schema:name "Charles Baudelaire" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1357432> # Fleurs du mal (Baudelaire, Charles)
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:name "Fleurs du mal (Baudelaire, Charles)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/110503187> # Willis Barnstone
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1927" ;
    schema:familyName "Barnstone" ;
    schema:givenName "Willis" ;
    schema:name "Willis Barnstone" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/17218730> # Charles Baudelaire
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1821" ;
    schema:deathDate "1867" ;
    schema:deathDate "1867," ;
    schema:familyName "Baudelaire" ;
    schema:givenName "Charles" ;
    schema:name "Charles Baudelaire" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/19762557> # David Schorr
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Schorr" ;
    schema:givenName "David" ;
    schema:name "David Schorr" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/92572326> # Norman R. Shapiro
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Shapiro" ;
    schema:givenName "Norman R." ;
    schema:name "Norman R. Shapiro" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780226039251>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0226039250" ;
    schema:isbn "9780226039251" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780226039268>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0226039269" ;
    schema:isbn "9780226039268" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.