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Rachewiltz, Mary de

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Works: 144 works in 330 publications in 5 languages and 3,074 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Biographies  Records and correspondence  Poetry  Catalogs 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Creator, Contributor, wpr
Classifications: PS3531.O82, 811.52
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Discretions by Mary de Rachewiltz( Book )

18 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A memoir by Ezra Pound's daughter
Ezra Pound to his parents : letters 1895-1929 by Ezra Pound( Book )

7 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The poet Ezra Pound (1885-1972) was the only child of Homer Loomis Pound (1858-1942) and Isabel Weston Pound (1860-1948). He grew up in Philadelphia, where his father was an assayer in the U.S. Mint; was educated at the University of Pennsylvania, and at Hamilton College in upstate New York; taught briefly at Wabash College, Crawfordsville, Indiana; then left America for London, where he lived from 1908 to the end of 1 920, after which he lived in Paris until 1 924, and then in Rapallo, Italy. His letters home reveal not only the warm affection, openness, and playfulness of the young man to his devoted parents, from schooldays through college and on into his life as teacher, poet, and critic, but also the ways in which he shared with them the ideas, influences, and experiences that went into the development of his exceptional poetic genius. He kept them in touch with his progress in realising his ambition to become a good and powerful poet, with what he was writing and doing, who he was meeting, his dealings with publishers, editors, and magazines, and his bold plans for reforms and revolutions. The letters are a rich mine of information about Pound himself and about the literary and social worlds in which he moved and had his being. They also display his epistolary idiosyncrasies and his inventive and witty way with words. Altogether they are of great human as well as literary and historical interest, and give an intimate insight into this revolutionary and influential poet's life and work. This is an essential volume for anyone interested in Pound, and an irresistible book for the general reader curious about literary life in the twentieth century
The Cantos of Ezra Pound : the lyric mode by Ezra Pound( Book )

20 editions published between 1961 and 2013 in Italian and English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides the complete text of Pound's epic poem including a translation of Pound's Italian canto LXXII, Canto LXXIII, and a 1966 fragment concluding the work
Cathay by Ezra Pound( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"First published in 1915 by Elkin Matthews of London, Cathay, Ezra Pound's early monumental work, originally contained fourteen translations from the Chinese and a translation of the Anglo-Saxon poem "The Seafarer." Over time, these poems have been widely read and loved as both translations and original poetry. In 1916, Cathay was reprinted in the book Lustra without 'the Seafarer' and with four more Chinese poems. Cathay is greatly indebted to the notes of a Harvard-trained scholar Ernest Fenellosa, which were provided to Pound in London in 1913 by Fenellosa's widow Mary. 'In Fenellosa's Chinese poetry materials,' Pound scholar Zhaoming Qian writes, 'Pound discovered a new model that at once mirrored and challenged his developing poetics.' Edited by Qian, this centennial edition reproduces for the first time the text of the original publication plus the poems from Lustra and transcripts of all the relevant Fenollosa notes and Chinese texts. Also included is a new foreword by Ezra Pound's daughter Mary de Rachewiltz, providing an appreciation and fascinating background material on this pivotal work of Pound's oeuvre" --
Opere scelte by Ezra Pound( Book )

13 editions published between 1970 and 1997 in Italian and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Omaggio a Marianne Moore by Marianne Moore( Book )

5 editions published in 1964 in Italian and English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ezra Pound, father and teacher : discretions by Mary de Rachewiltz( Book )

10 editions published between 1975 and 2005 in English and German and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mary de Rachewiltz's autobiographical account, Ezra Pound, Father and Teacher, which first appeared as a New Directions Paperbook in 1975, is now reissued with a new afterword by the author. Set against the background of Fascist Italy and the Tyrolean Alps where she spent the early years of her childhood, the story Ezra Pound's daughter tells movingly reveals a side of the poet which is seldom touched upon, that of devoted father, and at the same time serves to illuminate many of the more difficult, personal passages of The Cantos. But the book is more than a mere memoir, for Mary de Rachewiltz is an accomplished poet and translator in her own right, guided in her craft under her father's tutelage; through her stylized, often oblique prose technique we are enabled to appreciate more deeply Pound's inner anguish during the war years and the strains put upon him by the circumstances of his life. Many of the scenes described are illustrated with photographs, while the narrative itself gleams with lines from The Cantos that light up the events of the author's life as her life lights up the poetry. Book jacket."--Jacket
Ezra Pound : un saggio e tre disegni by Wyndham Lewis( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canto 98 by Ezra Pound( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in Italian and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Canto 90 by Ezra Pound( Book )

6 editions published in 1966 in Italian and English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catai by Ezra Pound( Book )

8 editions published between 1959 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tre cantos by Ezra Pound( Book )

1 edition published in 1954 in Italian and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brancusi by Constantin Brancusi( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in Italian and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

30 poesie by E. E Cummings( Book )

4 editions published in 1961 in Italian and English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henri Gaudier-Brzeska : con un manifesto vorticista by Ezra Pound( Book )

2 editions published between 1957 and 1958 in Italian and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A catalogue of the poetry notebooks of Ezra Pound by Mary de Rachewiltz( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lettere dalla Sicilia e due frammenti ritrovati by Ezra Pound( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in Italian and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cantos scelti by Ezra Pound( Book )

9 editions published between 1973 and 2002 in Italian and English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduzione ai Nô by Ernest Fenollosa( Book )

5 editions published between 1954 and 1958 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pulsatilla by James Laughlin( Book )

2 editions published in 1961 in Italian and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Ezra Pound to his parents : letters 1895-1929
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