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A little larger than the entire universe : selected poems

Author: Fernando Pessoa; Richard Zenith
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2006.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Writing obsessively in French, English, and Portuguese, poet Fernando Pessoa left a prodigious body of work, much of it credited to "heteronyms"--Alter egos with startlingly different styles, points of view, and biographies. Offering a unique sampling of his famous voices, this collection features Pessoa's major, best known works and several stunning poems that have only come to light in this century, including his  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Poetry
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Fernando Pessoa; Fernando Pessoa; Fernando Pessoa
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fernando Pessoa; Richard Zenith
ISBN: 0143039555 9780143039556
OCLC Number: 62282634
Description: xliv, 436 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Alberto Caeiro --
Ricardo Reis --
Alvaro De Campos --
Fernando Pessoa-himself --
English poems
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Fernando Pessoa ; edited and translated by Richard Zenith.
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Featuring poetry in English, this volume includes selections from the three poetic alter egos that the Portuguese writer dubbed "heteronyms" - Alberto Caeiro, Ricardo Reis and Alvaro de Campos - and  Read more...


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"Pessoa was one of the great, twentieth-century poets, the equal of Yeats, Rilke, Valery, Lorca, Pasternak, or Hart Crane. Here, at long last, is a copious selection, translated by the gifted poet Read more...

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