The China Cantos

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LII LIII LIV LV LVI
LVII LVIII LIX LX LXI

 

 

The Adams Cantos

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LXII LXIII LXIV LXV LXVI
LXVII LXVIII LXIX LXX LXXI

 

 


 

SOURCES

 

Books

Sanders, John, ed. John Adams Speaking: Pound’s Sources for the Adams Cantos. University of Maine Press, 1975.

 

Articles

  1. Gordon, David. "The Sources of Canto LIII." Paideuma: A Journal Devoted to Ezra Pound Scholarship 5.1 (1976): 123-52. Print.
  2. Nolde, John J. "The Sources for Canto LIV: Part One." Paideuma: A Journal Devoted to Ezra Pound Scholarship 5.3 (1976): 419-53. Print.
  3. Nolde, John J. "The Sources for Canto LIV: Part Two." Paideuma: A Journal Devoted to Ezra Pound Scholarship 6.1 (1977): 45-98. Print.
  4. Nolde, John J. "The Sources for Canto LV." Paideuma: A Journal Devoted to Ezra Pound Scholarship 7.1-2 (1978): 189-247. Print.
  5. Nolde, John J. "The Sources for the Chinese Dynastic Canto LVI." Paideuma: A Journal Devoted to Ezra Pound Scholarship 8.3 (1979): 263-92, 485-511. Print.

 


BOOKS AND DISSERTATIONS

  1. Driscoll, John. The “China Cantos” of Ezra Pound. Stockholm: Almqvist and Wicksell, 1983.
  2. Nolde, John J. Blossoms from the East: The China Cantos of Ezra Pound. Orono: National Poetry Foundation, 1983.
  3. Farahbakhsh, Alireza and Zeinab Heidary Moghaddam. Dominant Themes in Ezra Pound’s 1930s and 1940s Cantos (Cantos XXXI-LXXXIV). Lambert Academic Publishing, 2010.
  4. Ten Eyck, David. Ezra Pound’s Adams Cantos. London: Bloomsbury, 2012.

 

 

ARTICLES IN JOURNALS

General

  1. Cantrell, Carol H. and Ward Swinson. “Cantos LII-LXXI: Pound’s Textbook for Princes.”Paideuma: A Journal Devoted to Ezra Pound Scholarship 17.2-3 (1988): 111-44. Print.
  2. Carol H. Cantrell and Ward Swinson. “Cantos LII-LXXI: Pound’s Textbook for Princes.” Paideuma: A Journal Devoted to Ezra Pound Scholarship 18.1-2 (1989): 67-128. Print.

 

On the Chinese History Cantos

  1. Bruce, E. "Yao and Shun in The Cantos: Chinese Emperors Placed in the Context of Frazer's the Golden Bough." Paideuma: A Journal Devoted to Ezra Pound Scholarship 17.2-3 (1988): 69-92. Print.
  2. Driscoll, John. "Canto LX and Ezra Pound's use of Histoire Generale De La Chine." Studia Neophilologica: A Journal of Germanic and Romance Languages and Literature 50 (1978): 215-32. Print.
  3. Farahbakhsh, Alireza. "The Image of Confucius in Ezra Pound's 'Chinese Cantos' (Cantos LII-LXI)."  International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR) 5.6 (June 2016): 1450-1455. Free online.
  4. Gordon, David. "'Confucius, Philosophe': An Introduction to the Chinese Cantos 52-61." Paideuma: A Journal Devoted to Ezra Pound Scholarship 5.3 (1976): 387-403. Print.
  5. Terrell, Carroll F "The Chinese Dynastic Cantos." Paideuma: A Journal Devoted to Ezra Pound Scholarship 5.1 (1976): 95-9. Print.

 

On the Adams Cantos

  1. Davis, Kay. "Fugue and Canto LXIII." Paideuma: A Journal Devoted to Ezra Pound Scholarship 11.1 (1982): 15-38. Print.
  2. McDonald, James R. "The 'Adams Cantos': Fact or Fiction?" The Antigonish Review 21 (1975): 97-107. Print.
  3. Materer, Timothy. "H. D., Serenitas, and Canto LXIII." Paideuma: A Journal Devoted to Ezra Pound Scholarship 12.2-3 (1983): 275-80. Print.
  4. Pratt, Steven James. “Canto LXVI Hyperlinked.” Maybe Quarterly 3.3 (Autumn Equinox 2006). Web. 3 Jan. 2016. Free online
  5. Surette, Leon. "Ezra Pound's John Adams: An American Odyssey." Prospects: An Annual of American Cultural Studies 2 (1976): 483-495. Print.
  6. Ten Eyck, D. "Representing the American Republic: Ezra Pound's Adams and Coke Cantos." Paideuma: Studies in American and British Modernist Poetry 34.2-3 (2005): 293-314. Print.

 

ARTICLES IN COLLECTIONS

BOOK CHAPTERS AND SECTIONS

General

On the Chinese History Cantos

  1. Carpenter, Humphrey. “The Chinese History Cantos.” A Serious Character. The Life of Ezra Pound. New York: Delta, 1988. 568-572. Print.
  2. Flory, Wendy. Ezra Pound and The Cantos: A Record of Struggle. New Haven: Yale UP, 1980. [Section: 154-169.] Print.
  3. Liebregts, Peter. Ezra Pound and Neoplatonism. Madison: Fairleigh Dickinson UP, 2004. [Section: 236-243.] Print.
  4. Moody, David A. “Two books for governors: (1) cantos 52-61.” Ezra Pound: Poet. A Portrait of the Man and His Work. II: The Epic Years 1921-1939. Oxford & New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. 271-84. Print.
  5. Moody, David A. "The Cantos: Cantos LII-LXI." The Ezra Pound Encyclopedia. Eds. D. Tryphonopoulos and S. Adams. Westport CT: Greenwood Press, 2005. 37-38. Print. 
  6. Nicholls, Peter. “A Metaphysics of the State.” Ezra Pound’s Cantos: A Casebook. Ed. P. Makin. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2006. 149-164. Print.
  7. Nicholls, Peter. Ezra Pound: Politics, Economics and Writing. A Study of The Cantos. London: Macmillan, 1984. [Section: 112-124.] Print.
  8. Rabaté, J. M. Language, Sexuality and Ideology in Ezra Pound’s Cantos. London: Macmillan, 1986. [Section: 87-105.] Print.
  9. Sun, Hong. “Pound’s Quest for Confucian Ideals: The Chinese History Cantos.” Ezra Pound and China. Ed. Zhaoming Qian. Ann Arbor: U of Michigan Press, 2003.  96-119. Print.
  10. Surette, L. “China.” A Light from Eleusis. A Study of Ezra Pound’s Cantos. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1979. 146-159. Print.

On the Adams Cantos

  1. Carpenter, Humphrey. A Serious Character. The Life of Ezra Pound. New York: Delta, 1988. [Section: 573-575.] Print.
  2. Flory, Wendy. Ezra Pound and The Cantos: A Record of Struggle. New Haven: Yale UP, 1980. [Section: 169-177.] Print.
  3. Liebregts, Peter. Ezra Pound and Neoplatonism. Madison: Fairleigh Dickinson UP, 2004. [Section: 243-248.] Print.
  4. Moody, David A. “Two books for governors: (2) cantos 62-71.” Ezra Pound: Poet. A Portrait of the Man and His Work. II: The Epic Years 1921-1939.
Oxford & New York: Oxford University Press, 2014. 284-96. Print.
  5. Moody, David A. "The Cantos: Cantos LXII-LXXI." The Ezra Pound Encyclopedia. Eds. D. Tryphonopoulos and S. Adams. Westport CT: Greenwood Press, 2005. 38-39. Print.
  6. Moody, David A. "The Adams Cantos: History Set to Music." Ezra Pound and America. Ed. Jacqueline Kaye. London: Macmillan, 1992. 79-92. Print.
  7. Nicholls, Peter. Ezra Pound: Politics, Economics and Writing. A Study of The Cantos. London: Macmillan, 1984. [Section: 125-137.] Print.
  8. Rabaté, J. M. Language, Sexuality and Ideology in Ezra Pound’s Cantos. London: Macmillan, 1986. [Section: 106-40.] Print.
  9. Surette, L. “Adams.” A Light from Eleusis. A Study of Ezra Pound’s Cantos. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1979. 160-172. Print.

 

 

A Draft of XXX Cantos

Cantos in periodicals