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Published: 24 September 2009

544 Pages | 32 pages of black-and-white plates


ISBN: 9780199571468

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Winner of the 2015 Ezra Pound Society Book Prize

Ezra Pound: Poet

I: The Young Genius 1885-1920

A. David Moody

  • The most comprehensive biography of Pound yet written - setting his life and work together, and putting his poetry at the heart of his existence
  • Conveys Pound's intellectual development through his college studies, his literary and social criticism, and his close interactions with such leading writers and artists as Yeats, Ford, Joyce, Lewis, and Eliot
  • Provides an insight into Pound's personal life, and especially his unusual courtship and marriage
  • A continuously readable and engaging story of a life lived for a poetic and social renaissance