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Fanfarlo (The Art of the Novella) by [Baudelaire, Charles]
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Fanfarlo (The Art of the Novella) Kindle Edition


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Length: 82 pages Word Wise: Enabled Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
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A stunning new translation of a neglected masterpiece by one of history’s most celebrated writers.
 
Ten years before Baudelaire published his masterpiece, The Flowers of Evil, the great poet penned the only prose fiction of his career: La Fanfarlo. The novella describes the torrid real-life affair the poet had with Jean Duval, a dancer whose beauty and sexuality Baudelaire came to obsess over. The outcome is a work of raw emotional power and a clear distillation of the Parisian’s poetic genius. As Baudelaire himself said, “Always be a poet, even in prose.”

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 690 KB
  • Print Length: 82 pages
  • Publisher: Melville House; Reprint edition (18 September 2012)
  • Sold by: Amazon Australia Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B007B2FJBK
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Word Wise: Enabled
  • Screen Reader: Supported
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
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  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #481,779 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)
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