Ezra Pound and the Mysteries of Love: A Plan for The "Cantos"

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For more than a decade scholars have understood that Ezra Pound employed mystical concepts of love in his writing of The Cantos. In Ezra Pound and the Mysteries of Love, Akiko Miyake furthers this understanding by looking at The Cantos as a major work in the Christian mystic religious tradition. The author uncovers, in the five volumes of Gabriel Dante Rossetti's Il mistero dell'amor platonico del medio evo, the crucial link between The Cantos and the traditions of mystical love established by the ancient Greeks at Eleusis ...

Ezra Pound and the Mysteries of Love: A Plan for the Cantos 1991, Duke University Press, North Carolina

ISBN-13: 9780822311058

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