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Reading the cantos

Noel Stock

Reading the cantos

the study of meaning in Ezra Pound

by Noel Stock

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Published by Minerva in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Noel Stock.
ContributionsPound, Ezra, 1885-1972.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14990038M
ISBN 100308600541

Circe’s this craft, the trim-coifed goddess. Thus with stretched sail, we went over sea till day’s end. Swartest night stretched over wretched men there. First mead and then sweet wine, water mixed with white flour. A sheep to Tiresias only, black and a bell-sheep. Till I should hear Tiresias. Unwept, unwrapped in sepulchre, since toils.   The version I have has and introduction an numbered explanation of parts at the end of each Canto. Is it better to read all components of text, to read only certain components of each Canto, or is it necessary to read this work more that once? I ask this because, if I read all three parts of the cantos, I lose the flow of the poem itself.

  Each canticle is divided into 33 cantos (3 is a major structural device). Technically, Inferno has 34 cantos, making the total a nice round The first canto of Inferno is often treated as a kind of introduction or prologue to the whole. Each canto runs around lines in length and is written in terza rima. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stock, Noel. Reading the cantos. New York, Pantheon Books [, ©] (OCoLC) Named Person: Ezra Pound.

Dante’s Inferno: A Discussion Guide By David Bruce This is a royalty-free discussion guide. Teachers can have students read cantos from the ever, many guides, including teachers, want to make themselves irrelevant. By reading this book as you read Dante’s Inferno, you will get a good grasp of the material, but I hope that you con-File Size: 1MB. Indeed, The Cantos is polyphonic in theme and structured on recurrence rather than any idea of linearity, with syntax (normal sentence construction) yielding to parataxis (such as an absence of conjunctions). A gloss of the book is impossible. No one can hold the whole of The Cantos in his or her head. Pound himself said: "I cannot make it cohere.".


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