Afternoon of a Faun
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The second published collaboration between Stéphane Mallarmé and Édouard Manet after Mallarmé’s translation of Poe’s “The Raven”. Mallarmé’s poem unfolds in a sensual reverie as a Pan-like faun, arising from slumber, recollects his encounters with two forest nymphs in a monologue filled with pastoral and erotic allusions.
ISBN 9781646570027. Lucia|Marquand.