The late cantos of Ezra Pound : composition, revision, publication /

Drawing extensively on material from the archives, The Late Cantos of Ezra Pound explores the textual history of Pound's later verses Section: Rock-Drill (1955) and Thrones (1959). Examining unpublished letters, draft manuscripts and critical essays this book recounts the history of the composi...

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Main Author: Kindellan, Michael (Author)
Format: Book
Published: London ; New York : Bloomsbury Academic, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc, 2017.
Series:Historicizing modernism.
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Introduction: "The Text is Somewhat Exigeant": the Lateness of Pound's Late Cantos
  • 2. "I Have Always Loathed Reading": the Trouble with Philology
  • 3. "To Copy and Amplify": Totalitarian Scholarship in Section: Rock-Drill
  • 4. "No, That Is Not Textual": the Immaterial Language of Thrones
  • 5. "A Butcher's Block for Biographers": On Pound's Quiddity
  • 6. Conclusion: "Ego, Scriptor Cantilenae": Authority Reconsidered
  • Appendices and Figures
  • Bibliography
  • Index.