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Gérard de Nerval (1808–1855): Les Papillons / Butterflies

Translated by Timothy Adès

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Victor Hugo (1802–1885): Une Nuit Qu’On Entendait la Mer Sans la Voir / A night the sea was heard, and not seen

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Friedrich Hölderlin (1770-1843): Hälfte des Lebens

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Guillaume, Sieur du Bartas (1544–1590): Les Pyrénées

Translated by Timothy Adès The Lord of Salluste was a Huguenot who fought for Henry of Navarre (Henri IV of France). His epic poem on the Creation of the World was hugely admired, not least by Milton and Goethe. Nerval … Continue reading

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Du Bellay (1522-1560): To the Winds, from a Winnower

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