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Ruff, Marcel A. 1896-1993

Overview
Works: 47 works in 344 publications in 6 languages and 3,856 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Poetry  Personal narratives  Illustrated works  Portraits  Manuscripts  Erotic poetry  Records and correspondence  Art 
Roles: Author, Editor, Publishing director, Author of introduction, Director, Other, Compiler
Classifications: PQ2191, 841.8
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Marcel A Ruff
Publications by Marcel A Ruff
Publications by Marcel A Ruff, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Marcel A Ruff
 
Most widely held works by Marcel A Ruff
Baudelaire by Marcel A Ruff( Book )
94 editions published between 1955 and 1977 in 5 languages and held by 1,590 libraries worldwide
Rimbaud by Marcel A Ruff( Book )
33 editions published between 1968 and 1983 in 5 languages and held by 409 libraries worldwide
L'esprit du mal et l'esthétique baudelairienne by Marcel A Ruff( Book )
31 editions published between 1955 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 408 libraries worldwide
Œuvres complètes by Charles Baudelaire( Book )
30 editions published between 1968 and 1991 in French and Spanish and held by 310 libraries worldwide
Les Derniers mois de Charles Baudelaire et la publication posthume de ses œuvres : correspondances, documents by Jean Richer( Book )
13 editions published in 1976 in French and Undetermined and held by 228 libraries worldwide
Poésies : édition critique by Arthur Rimbaud( Book )
20 editions published in 1978 in 3 languages and held by 185 libraries worldwide
Depuis près d'un siècle, Rimbaud constitue la référence majeure de la poésie contemporaine. Dans ses Délires, il évoque, narquois et vrai, comment la poésie s'est saisie de lui si jeune, et comment elle devint la loi du "dérèglement."
Feuillets inédits by Stendhal( Book )
11 editions published in 1957 in French and Undetermined and held by 170 libraries worldwide
Germain Nouveau. Sous la direction de M.A. Ruff by Giorgio P Sozzi( Book )
13 editions published in 1967 in French and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Artificial paradise; on hashish and wine as means of expanding individuality by Charles Baudelaire( Book )
22 editions published between 1966 and 2016 in French and held by 149 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
Bertram, or, The castle of St. Aldobrand by Charles Robert Maturin( Book )
13 editions published between 1955 and 1956 in French and held by 65 libraries worldwide
"The author of Melmoth the wanderer (1820) was an Anglican curate in Dublin struggling to maintain his family when Bertram, with the support of Scott and Byron, was produced at Drury Lane. It is a play of violent and excessive emotions. Kean played the title role, one of those villain-heroes descended from Schiller's Moor, and made the part his own. There were opportunities for elaborate stage effects, notably the storm in the first act. The audience was in the mood for Gothic melodrama, and the production was a resounding success, making for its author about 1,000. Coleridge (whose Remorse three years earlier earned 400) wrote a destructive critique of the play: though audiences of today's Theatre of Cruelty, used to drama dealing in emotional states rather than character and narrative, are unlikely to find his criticisms as devastating as Maturin did at the time. And the language, mocked by Coleridge, in its quieter passages has a steady power."--Jacket
Les manuscrits de Rimbaud découverte et publication by Pierre Petitfils( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in French and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Petits poémes en prose : (Le spleen de Paris) by Charles Baudelaire( Book )
13 editions published between 1967 and 1984 in French and English and held by 22 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)
Les fleurs du mal : the complete text of The flowers of evil by Charles Baudelaire( Book )
9 editions published in 1957 in French and held by 17 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
Poesie by Arthur Rimbaud( Book )
2 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in Italian and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Poésies : Introd., classement chronologique et notes by Arthur Rimbaud( Book )
2 editions published in 1978 in Undetermined and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Paradisi artificiali by Charles Baudelaire( Book )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in Italian and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Sur l'architecture des "Fleurs du mal" by Marcel A Ruff( Book )
2 editions published between 1930 and 1931 in French and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Poésies. Éd. critique by Arthur Rimbaud( Book )
2 editions published in 1978 in French and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Oeuvres complètes de Baudelaire by Charles Baudelaire( Book )
1 edition published in 1955 in French and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Université de Paris. Faculté des lettres. Bertram : ou le Château de Saint-Aldobrand by Charles Robert Maturin( Book )
1 edition published in 1955 in French and held by 3 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Ruff Marcel 1896-1993
Ruff, Marcel A.
Ruff, Marcel-A. 1896-1993
Ruff, Marcel Albert 1896-
Ruff, Marcel Albert 1896-1993
リュフ, M. A
リュフ, マルセル・A
Languages
French (272)
English (14)
Japanese (7)
Italian (4)
Spanish (2)
Polish (1)
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