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The Resource Knowing the East : Connaissance de l'Est, Paul Claudel ; translated with an introduction by James Lawler

Knowing the East : Connaissance de l'Est, Paul Claudel ; translated with an introduction by James Lawler

Label
Knowing the East : Connaissance de l'Est
Title
Knowing the East
Title remainder
Connaissance de l'Est
Statement of responsibility
Paul Claudel ; translated with an introduction by James Lawler
Title variation
Connaissance de l'Est
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
These prose poems were written by Claudel over ten years in his travels through China and Japan in the 19th century. In his translation, James Lawler presents Claudel as a poet who discovered himself in his experience of the East. He gives a detailed introduction, notes on the poet and the poems
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1868-1955
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Claudel, Paul
Dewey number
841/.912
Index
no index present
LC call number
PQ2605.L2
LC item number
C613 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lawler, James R
Series statement
The Lockert library of poetry in translation
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • French poetry
  • Claudel, Paul
Label
Knowing the East : Connaissance de l'Est, Paul Claudel ; translated with an introduction by James Lawler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xxix-xxx)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Graves -- noises
  • The entrance to the earth
  • Religion of the sign
  • The banyan
  • Toward the mountain
  • The upper sea
  • The temple of consciousness
  • October
  • November
  • Painting
  • The coconut palm
  • The contemplative
  • December
  • Storm
  • The pig
  • Drifting
  • Doors
  • The river
  • Rain
  • Night on the verandah
  • The moon's splendor
  • Pagoda
  • Dreams
  • Heat
  • Considering the city
  • Going down the river
  • The bell
  • The tomb
  • The sadness of water
  • Sailing by night
  • Halt on the canal
  • The pine tree
  • The city at night
  • The golden ark in the forest
  • Gardens
  • The feast of the dead in the seventh month
  • Sea thoughts
  • Cities
  • Theater
Control code
53848312
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxx, 137 pages
Isbn
9780691119021
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003064149
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Knowing the East : Connaissance de l'Est, Paul Claudel ; translated with an introduction by James Lawler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xxix-xxx)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Graves -- noises
  • The entrance to the earth
  • Religion of the sign
  • The banyan
  • Toward the mountain
  • The upper sea
  • The temple of consciousness
  • October
  • November
  • Painting
  • The coconut palm
  • The contemplative
  • December
  • Storm
  • The pig
  • Drifting
  • Doors
  • The river
  • Rain
  • Night on the verandah
  • The moon's splendor
  • Pagoda
  • Dreams
  • Heat
  • Considering the city
  • Going down the river
  • The bell
  • The tomb
  • The sadness of water
  • Sailing by night
  • Halt on the canal
  • The pine tree
  • The city at night
  • The golden ark in the forest
  • Gardens
  • The feast of the dead in the seventh month
  • Sea thoughts
  • Cities
  • Theater
Control code
53848312
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxx, 137 pages
Isbn
9780691119021
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003064149
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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