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THE CHINESE HISTORY 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

 

 

 


 

CANTOS LII-LXXI

 

GENERAL

 

ARTICLES IN JOURNALS AND COLLECTIONS

  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.

 

 BOOK CHAPTERS AND SECTIONS

  1. Alexander, Michael. “Cantos 18-71.” The Poetic Achievement of Ezra Pound. London: Faber, 1979. 183-96. 
  2. Farahbakhsh, Alireza and Zeinab Heidary Moghaddam. Dominant Themes in Ezra Pound’s 1930s and 1940s Cantos (Cantos XXXI-LXXXIV). Lambert Academic Publishing, 2010.
  3. Stock, Noel. “China and Adams 1940.” Reading the Cantos. A Study of Meaning in Ezra Pound. New York: Pantheon Books, 1966. 61-72.
  4. Ten Eyck, David. “Pound’s Documentary Poetics in Cantos LII-LXXI.” Ezra Pound’s Adams Cantos. London: Bloomsbury, 2012. 54-64.

 

 

CHINESE HISTORY CANTOS

  

BOOKS AND DISSERTATIONS

  1. de Mailla, Joseph Anne-Marie de Moyrac. Histoire Générale de la Chine. 12 vols. Paris: 1777-83. Chine ancienne.
  2. Driscoll, John. The “China Cantos” of Ezra Pound. Stockholm: Almqvist and Wicksell, 1983.
  3. Nolde, John J. Blossoms from the East: The China Cantos of Ezra Pound. Orono: National Poetry Foundation, 1983.

 

 ARTICLES IN JOURNALS AND COLLECTIONS

  1. Bruce, E. “Yao and Shun in The Cantos: Chinese Emperors Placed in the Context of Frazer’s the Golden Bough.” Paideuma 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 5.3 (1976): 387-403. Print. 
  5. Terrell, Carroll F.  “The Chinese Dynastic Cantos.” Paideuma 5.1 (1976): 95-9. Print.

 

 BOOK CHAPTERS AND SECTIONS

  1. Carpenter, Humphrey. “The Chinese History Cantos.” A Serious Character. The Life of Ezra Pound. New York: Delta, 1988. 568-572. Print. 
  2. Davie, Donald. Ezra Pound. The Poet as Sculptor. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1964. 160-61.
  3. Flory, Wendy. Ezra Pound and The Cantos: A Record of Struggle. New Haven: Yale UP, 1980. [Section: 154-169.] Print.
  4. Liebregts, Peter. Ezra Pound and Neoplatonism. Madison: Fairleigh Dickinson UP, 2004. [Section: 236-243.] Print.
  5. 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.
  6. 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. 
  7. Nicholls, Peter. “A Metaphysics of the State.” Ezra Pound’s Cantos: A Casebook. Ed. P. Makin. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2006. 149-164. Print.
  8. Nicholls, Peter. Ezra Pound: Politics, Economics and Writing. A Study of  The Cantos. London: Macmillan, 1984. [Section: 112-124.] Print.
  9. Rabaté, J. M. Language, Sexuality and Ideology in Ezra Pound’s CantosLondon: Macmillan, 1986. [Section: 87-105.] Print. 
  10. Read, Forrest. ’76: One World and the Cantos of Ezra Pound. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1981. 248-65.
  11. Selby, Nick. “Chinese Whispers. Historical Exempla in the China Cantos.”Poetics of Loss in The Cantos of Ezra Pound. From Modernism to Fascism. Lewiston: Edwin Meller Press, 2006. 47-102.
  12. Sicari, Stephen. “Chinese History.”  Pound’s Epic Ambition. Dante and the Modern World. New York: SUNY Press, 1991. 107-113.
  13. 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.
  14. Surette, L. “China.” A Light from Eleusis. A Study of Ezra Pound’s Cantos. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1979. 146-159. Print. 
  15. Wilhelm, J. J. Ezra Pound The Tragic Years. 1925-1972. University Park: The Pennsylvania State UP, 1994. 164-70.

 

 

THE ADAMS CANTOS

 

BOOKS AND DISSERTATIONS

  1. Sanders, John, ed. John Adams Speaking: Pound’s Sources for the Adams Cantos. University of Maine Press, 1975.
  2. Ten Eyck, David. Ezra Pound’s Adams Cantos. London: Bloomsbury, 2012.

 

ARTICLES IN JOURNALS AND COLLECTIONS

  1. Cody, Thomas. “Adams, Mussolini, and the Personality of Genius.” Paideuma: A Journal Devoted to Ezra Pound Scholarship 18.3 (1989): 77-103. 
  2. De Rachewiltz, Mary. “Translating the Cantos.” Michigan Quarterly Review 26.3 (Summer 1987): 524-534.
  3. McDonald, James R. “The ‘Adams Cantos’: Fact or Fiction?” The Antigonish Review 21 (1975): 97-107. Print. 
  4. Moody, David A. “The Adams Cantos: History Set to Music.” Ezra Pound and America. Ed. Jacqueline Kaye. London: Macmillan, 1992. 79-92. Print. 
  5. Read, Forrest. ’76: One World and the Cantos of Ezra Pound. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1981. 266-85.
  6. Surette, Leon. “Ezra Pound’s John Adams: An American Odyssey.” Prospects: An Annual of American Cultural Studies 2 (1976): 483-495. Print.
  7. 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. 
  8. Ten Eyck, David. “History and Anonymity in Ezra Pound’s Documentary Method.” Ezra Pound and ReferentialityEd. Hélène Aji. Paris: Presses de l’Université de Paris-Sorbonne, 2003. 279-88.

 

BOOK CHAPTERS AND SECTIONS

  1. Carpenter, Humphrey. A Serious Character. The Life of Ezra Pound. New York: Delta, 1988. [Section: 573-575.] Print. 
  2. Davie, Donald. Ezra Pound. The Poet as Sculptor. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1964. 161-67.
  3. Flory, Wendy. Ezra Pound and The Cantos: A Record of Struggle. New Haven: Yale UP, 1980. [Section: 169-177.] Print.
  4. Liebregts, Peter. Ezra Pound and Neoplatonism. Madison: Fairleigh Dickinson UP, 2004. [Section: 243-248.] Print.
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  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 CantosLondon: Macmillan, 1986. [Section: 106-40.] Print. 
  9. Selby, Nick. “‘Arriba Adams’: The Limited Circulation of Law and History in the Adams Cantos.”  Poetics of Loss in The Cantos of Ezra Pound. From Modernism to Fascism. Lewiston: Edwin Meller Press, 2006. 141-86.
  10. Surette, L. “Adams.” A Light from Eleusis. A Study of Ezra Pound’s Cantos. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1979. 160-172. Print. 
  11. Whittier-Ferguson, John. “Ezra Pound: Final Primers.” In Framing Pieces. Designs of the Gloss in Joyce, Woolf, and Pound. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1996. 115-150.

 

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