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Beall, John. “Pound’s Composition of Canto XVI: ‘J’entendis des voix.’” The Cantos Project, 2017. Free online.

Guidi, Paolo. Canto XVI. Diamond Point, lift, etched copperplate. Printed on Arches 88 paper. 27 September 2012. Free online.

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