Book :: Alcools

By: Guillaume Apollinaire
Pages: 185
Genre(s): Poetry
Rating: (1)


84 points

I've Read It I Want To Read It

Users who've read this book...

Winterthorpe Rosierocks247 exilefruit TheMorrigan12 cldv RelioX kievzia Aelyse 38 more..

Users planning to read this book...

Mina KalamazooDon Bkwrm95 Natig mgeorgebrown89 zetuul Williamw dragana89 334 more..

Guiilaume Apollinaire, a leading figure amongst the young writers and artists in France until his death in 1918, published 'Alcools', his first book of poems, in 1913. With its wide range of verse forms and contrasting registers of style, 'Alcools' had a considerable influence on Surrealist poetry. The poems provide a splendid example of the lyrical art in which the paradoxes of Apollinaire are...

-- Read more at Amazon


Create an account or login to one you already to add a review!

forline forline

the best part of this read was that I picked it up after reading a biography of Collette and was fascinated to read this as the two were contemporaries....I read about him and then I read him....

Jan 5th, 2018

Alcools appears on these lists...

17th on 100 Books of the Century by Le Monde