The Cantos of Ezra Pound

The Cantos of Ezra Pound

Paperback New Directions Books

By (author) Ezra Pound

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  • Publisher: New Directions Publishing Corporation
  • Format: Paperback | 896 pages
  • Dimensions: 138mm x 202mm x 40mm | 880g
  • Publication date: 1 December 1999
  • Publication City/Country: New York
  • ISBN 10: 0811213269
  • ISBN 13: 9780811213264
  • Edition statement: Reprint ed.
  • Illustrations note: 1 port.
  • Sales rank: 52,122

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Delmore Schwartz said about The Cantos "They are one of the touchstones of modern poetry." William Carlos WIlliams said "[Pound] discloses history by its odor, by the feel of it in the words; fuses it with the words, present and past, to MAKE his Cantos. Make them." Since the 1969 revised edition, the Italian Cantos LXXII and LXXIII (as well as a 1966 fragment concluding the work) have been added. Now appearing for the first time is Pound's recently found Eglish translation of Italian Canto LXXII."

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Pound's Cantos is a modern classic that everybody has to know. --John Crowe Ransom"