Charles Baudelaire: a lyric poet in the era of high capitalism

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Verso, 1997 - Literary Criticism - 192 pages
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Review: Charles Baudelaire: A Lyric Poet In The Era Of High Capitalism (The Verso Classics Series)

User Review  - Blair - Goodreads

Mmmm. The intersection of my two favourite early modern thinkers on art. A perfect marriage! Read full review

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User Review  - Ben - Goodreads

Shoot. This book is ostensibly the "English" translation, but, if you French is rusty, Benjamin'll whip you right into shape, haha. Very good though. I actually found it more accessible than "Illuminations," which I didn't expect. Read full review

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Modernism
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Walter Benjamin (1892-1940) was the author of many works of literary and cultural analysis.

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