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Author Labe, Louise, approximately 1526-1566.
Title Works. English & French. 2006
Complete poetry and prose : a bilingual edition / Louise Labe ; edited with critical introductions and prose translations by Deborah Lesko Baker and poetry translations by Annie Finch.
Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2006.
Edition 1st ed.

Author Labe, Louise, approximately 1526-1566.
Series The other voice in early modern Europe
Other voice in early modern Europe.
Subject Labe, Louise, approximately 1526-1566 -- Translations into English.
Alt Name Baker, Deborah Lesko.
Finch, Annie, 1956-
Description 1 online resource (xxxi, 274 pages) : illustrations
Edition 1st ed.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-260) and index.
Note Text in English and French.
Print version record.
Contents Acknowledgments; Series Editors' Introduction; Volume Editor's Introduction; Volume Editor's Bibliography; I Prose; II Poetry; Notes; Series Editors' Bibliography; Index of First Lines and Titles; General Index.
Summary Thanks to her acclaimed volume of poetry and prose published in France in 1555, Louise Labe (1522-66) remains one of the most important and influential women writers of the Continental Renaissance. Best known for her exquisite collection of love sonnets, Labe played off the Petrarchan male tradition with wit and irony, and her elegies respond with lyric skill to predecessors such as Sappho and Ovid. The first complete bilingual edition of this singular and broad-ranging female author, Complete Poetry and Prose also features the only translations of Labe's sonnets to follow the exacting rhyme p.
ISBN 9780226467160 (electronic bk.)
0226467163 (electronic bk.)
9780226467146 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
0226467147 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9780226467153 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0226467155 (cloth ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 189550423
Additional Format Print version: Labe, Louise, 1526?-1566. Works. English & French. 2006. Complete poetry and prose. 1st ed. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2006 0226467147 9780226467146 (DLC) 2005029665 (OCoLC)62084351

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