[The Foreign Muse. Poetic Anthology of French Europe (18th Century).]
This anthology artfully assembles French poems written in the 18th century by non-native speakers, among them Frederick the Great, Prince Charles-Joseph de Ligne, Isabelle der Charrière, Antoine Hamilton, François Hartig, Jean Fekete de Galata, Prince Antiochus Cantemir, Sigismond-Louis de Lerber, Frédéric von der Trenck, Vassili Trédiakovsky, Stefano Zannowich, James Rutlidge, Prince Alexandre Béloselsky, and George-Louis von Bar. Each of these „poets“ is introduced with an essay by Alexis Léonas. The book contains an audio CD with a collection of the poems read by the actor Daniel le Roy and three piano sonatas written by Isabelle de Charriére interpreted by Soma Dinnyés.
355 Pages, Paperback, 29 Vignettes, CD, Date of Publication: December 2015, Format: 14,8 x 21 cm
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