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Writing obsessively in French, English, and Portuguese, Fernando Pessoa left a prodigious physique of labor, a lot of it below "heteronyms"—fully fleshed regulate egos with startlingly diversified types and issues of view. delivering a special sampling of all his most famed voices, this assortment beneficial properties poems that experience by no means earlier than been translated along many initially composed in English. as well as such significant works as "Maritime Ode of Campos" and his Goethe-inspired Faust, written in clean verse, there are a number of attractive poems that experience in basic terms come to gentle within the final 5 years. chosen and translated via major Pessoa pupil Richard Zenith, this can be the best creation on hand to the breadth of Pessoa’s genius.
* The translations are in line with the main authoritative variants, confirmed opposed to the unique manuscripts
* comprises an advent discussing Pessoa, his paintings, and the phenomenon of "heteronymy" in addition to a chronology
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