Ezra Pound: the solitary volcano

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Anchor Press, 1987 - Biography & Autobiography - 368 pages
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Explores the mind and vision of the controversial American poet who almost singlehandedly brought about the twentieth-century revolution in poetry known as modernism.

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Ezra Pound: The Solitary Volcano

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Pound's personality is almost as complex as his poetry. LJ's reviewer praised this 1987 title as a "moving and highly readable portrait of the tortured and self-destructive genius." Although ... Read full review

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Writing with the ease of a novelist and the precision of a documentarian, Tytell creates a moving and highly readable portrait of that tortured and self-destructive genius, Ezra Pound. Tytell's ... Read full review

Contents

The Tragic Fracture
3
An American Youth
11
Art for Its Own Sake
35
Copyright

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About the author (1987)

Tytell has taught literature at Queens College for 35 years.

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