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Le ton beau de Marot : in praise of the music of language

Author: Douglas R Hofstadter; Clément Marot
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Not Merely a set of translations of one poem, Le Ton beau de Marot is an autobiographical essay, a love letter to the French language, a series of musings on life, loss, and death, a sweet bouquet of stirring poetry - but most of all, it celebrates the limitless creativity fired by a passion for the music of words. Dozens of literary themes and creations are woven into the picture, including Pushkin's Eugene Onegin,

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Genre/Form: Computer poetry
Named Person: Clément Marot; Clément (1496-1544) Marot; Clément Marot; Clément Marot
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas R Hofstadter; Clément Marot
ISBN: 0465086438 9780465086436 0465086454 9780465086450
OCLC Number: 36225295
Language Note: Includes the text of Clément Marot's A une damoyselle malade with numerous English translations.
Notes: Includes the text of Clément Marot's A une damoyselle malade with numerous English translations.
Description: xxiv, 632 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: In Joy and in Sorrow --
A une Damoyselle malade / Clement Marot --
To a Sick Damsel / D. Hofstadter --
My Sweet Maid / D. Hofstadter --
My Sweet/Cute [One] (Feminine) / D. Hofstadter --
My Small Princess; Touchstones / D. Hofstadter --
My Sweet Dear / D. Hofstadter --
Cutie Pie / D. Hofstadter --
Fairest Friend / Robert French --
Fairest Friend (II) / Robert French --
To My Sweet / Melanie Mitchell --
My Dear Sue / Melanie Mitchell --
On Ye, Childe; On Ye, Child / D. Hofstadter --
O My Sweet / D. Hofstadter and William Cavnar --
Honey Bun / David Moser --
Lover Mine / David Moser --
Sugar Lump; Sugar Lump Flip Flop / David Moser and D. Hofstadter --
Dearest Dear / David Moser --
Sweet Sue / David Moser --
Sweetmeat Sue / David Moser and D. Hofstadter --
Meat-sweet Sue / David Moser and D. Hofstadter --
Sweet Sue (II) / David Moser --
Love / Robert French --
My Minion / Melanie Mitchell --
Dear, Your Bard; Your Old Bard / O.B. Hardison and D. Hofstadter --
Hey, Chick / Hugh Kenner --
Good Morning, Little Hon' / Michael Kandel --
Hi Toots! / Nancy Hofstadter --
Mots-cles marrants / Clement Marot --
Fun Key-words / D. Hofstadter --
Funky Words / D. Hofstadter --
Funky Mots / Clement Marot and D. Hofstadter --
Charms of Forms / D. Hofstadter --
You My Sweet / D. Hofstadter --
Pet of Mine / D. Hofstadter --
Kiddo, Hi! / D. Hofstadter --
Hurry, Love / D. Hofstadter --
Pretty Dear / D. Hofstadter --
Pretty One / D. Hofstadter --
My Petite / D. Hofstadter --
My Pet, Eat / D. Hofstadter --
Pal Petite / D. Hofstadter --
Little Gem / D. Hofstadter --
Lintle Gem; Gintle Gem / D. Hofstadter --
Gentle Gem / D. Hofstadter --
Goldilocks / D. Hofstadter --
Turtle Dove / D. Hofstadter --
My Wee One / D. Hofstadter --
Babe o'Mine; Darlin' Mine / D. Hofstadter --
Hey, Hot Lips! / D. Hofstadter --
To a Damsel in Bed / D. Hofstadter --
To the End / D. Hofstadter --
Mia Adorata; My Dear Adored; My Cherie / Benedetto Scimemi and D. Hofstadter --
Bambina Mia; My Sweet Bambino / Benedetto Scimemi and D. Hosftadter --
Mia Coco; O Pumpkin Mine / Alex Passi and D. Hofstadter --
Kleines Mein; Fraulein Mine / Frank Rohde and D. Hofstadter --
Angel Moi; My Angel; Angel Mine / Ariadna Solovyova and D. Hofstadter --
Salut, Ma Vieille; Old Gal, God Bless / Francois Recanati and D. Hofstadter --
Mignonnette; Mignonnette / D. Hofstadter and D. Hofstadter --
Mademoiselle / Antony Galton --
My Mignonne / D. Hofstadter --
My Honey / John Saxon and D. Hofstadter --
O Sweeting Mine / Anthony Guneratne --
Yo There Dog! / Marek Lugowski --
Gentle Cow / Susan Wunder --
3-6-1-2 / William Marotti --
So Long, Dad / Ian Gray --
My Nice / Systran --
My Cute / Globalink Translation System --
My Flapper / Candide --
My Treasure / Zhang Jiaying --
Sino Room / C. Marot, J. Searle, R. French and D. Hofstadter --
Mom in Yon / D. Hofstadter --
Carol Dear / D. Hofstadter --
Chickadee / Carol Hofstadter --
Conclusion: Le Tombeau de ma rose.
Responsibility: Douglas R. Hofstadter.
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