Atlantis by Mark Doty PDF

By Mark Doty

ISBN-10: 0061967866

ISBN-13: 9780061967863

The poignant, entire new number of poetry from the writer of My Alexandria--1993 winner of the nationwide publication Critics Circle Award, la occasions publication Award, 1993 nationwide e-book Award Finalist.

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Izambard, Georges, Rimbaud tel que je l’ai connu (Nantes: Le Passeur, 1991). Recollections and reflections of Rimbaud’s teacher and friend. Nicholl, Charles, Somebody Else: Arthur Rimbaud in Africa 1880–91 (London: Jonathan Cape, 1997). The latest account of Rimbaud’s last years. Lively and detailed. Robb, Graham, Rimbaud (London: Picador, 2000). A lively and absorbing critical biography, very substantial. Starkie, Enid, Arthur Rimbaud (London: Faber & Faber, 1938, revised 1947 and 1961). This has been the benchmark critical biography for decades, though some of its findings are now disputed.

Oh! ceux-là, sont les Hommes! Nous sommes Ouvriers, Sire! Ouvriers! Nous sommes Pour les grands temps nouveaux où l’on voudra savoir, Où l’Homme forgera du matin jusqu’au soir, Chasseur des grands effets, chasseur des grandes causes, Où, lentement vainqueur, il domptera les choses Et montera sur Tout, comme sur un cheval! Oh! splendides lueurs des forges! ––Nos marteaux en main, passons au crible Tout ce que nous savons: puis, Frères, en avant! Nous faisons quelquefois ce grand rêve émouvant De vivre simplement, ardemment, sans rien dire De mauvais, travaillant sous l’auguste sourire D’une femme qu’on aime avec un noble amour: Et l’on travaillerait fièrement tout le jour, Écoutant le devoir comme un clairon qui sonne: Et l’on se sentirait très heureux: et personne, Oh!

They dream that, leaning on their small round arms, In that sweet reflex of waking, they proffer their faces, And their vague eyes look around... They think they’re asleep in a rosy paradise... The cheery fire sings and crackles in the hearth... Through the window, up there, fine blue sky. Nature wakes up and is heady with light... The half-starved earth, glad to live again, Shudders with pleasure at the sun’s embrace... And in the old house all is flushed with warmth. Dark clothes no longer strew the ground, The wind’s stopped whistling under the door...

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