Last Nights of Paris download free [PDF and Ebook] by Carlos Williams

Last Nights of Paris download free [PDF and Ebook] by Carlos Williams year 2008
  • Book name: Last Nights of Paris
  • Author: Carlos Williams
  • Release date: 2008/2/1
  • Publisher: EXACT CHANGE,U.S.
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Poetry and Drama
  • ISBN: 9781878972057
  • Rating: 7.97 of 10
  • Votes: 450
  • Review by: Judah Lindquist
  • Review rating: 8.49 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/2
  • Total pages: 182
  • Includes a PDF summary of 19 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Written in 1928 by one of the founders of the Surrealist movement, and translated the following year by William Carlos Williams (the two had been introduced in Paris by a mutual friend), Last Nights of Paris is related to Surrealist novels such as Nadja and Paris Peasant, but also to the American expatriate novels of its day such as Day of the Locust. The story concerns the narrator's obsession with a woman who leads him into an underworld that promises to reveal the secrets of the city itself... and in Williams' wonderfully direct translation it reads like a lost Great American Novel. A vivid portrait of the city that entranced both its native writers and the Americans who traveled to it in the 20s, Last Nights of Paris is a rare collaboration between the literary circles at the root of both French and American Modernism.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 11H1M15S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Art Books, Contemporary Fiction, Poetry By Individual Poets
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 13.25 USD
  • Dimensions: 151x202x13.72mm
  • Weight: 287g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: Bostone, United States

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