Lappin – Dead French Poets

Dead French Poets Speak Plain English
This eclectic anthology brings together in one volume the complete poetry translations of acclaimed translator Kendall Lappin. Included are works by Baudelaire, Villion, Voltaire, Musset, Nerval, Hugo, Ronsard, Lamartine and others. Dispensing with rhyme in favor of strict adherence to metrics and diction, Lappin's translations achieve remarkable semantic faithfulness without sacrificing the musicality of the verse.

The book includes the complete French text en face, making it a great choice for students of the French language.

Price: $16.00