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Ezra Pound

Poet (30-Oct-1885 — 1-Nov-1972)


Peter Ackroyd. Ezra Pound and His World. London: Thames and Hudson. 1980. 127pp.

Barry Ahearn (editor). Pound/Cummings: The Correspondence of Ezra Pound and E.E. Cummings. University of Michigan Press. 1996. 442pp.

Barry Ahearn (editor). Pound/Zukofsky: Selected Letters of Ezra Pound and Louis Zukofsky. New York: New Directions. 1987. 255pp.

Keith Alldritt. Modernism in the Second World War: The Later Poetry of Ezra Pound, T. S. Eliot, Basil Bunting and Hugh MacDiarmid. New York: Peter Lang. 1990. 121pp.

Gregory Peter Barnhisel. James Laughlin, New Directions Press, and the Remaking of Ezra Pound. University of Massachusetts Press. 2005.

Walter Baumann (editor). Roses from the Steel Dust: Collected Essays on Ezra Pound. National Poetry Foundation. 2000. 300pp.

Christopher Beach. ABC of Influence: Ezra Pound and the Remaking of American Poetic Traditions. University of California Press. 1992. 279pp.

Rebecca Beasley. Theorists of Modernist Poetry: T. S. Eliot, T. E. Hulme, Ezra Pound. Routledge. 2007. 144pp.

Ian F. A. Bell. Critic as Scientist: The Modernist Poetics of Ezra Pound. London: Methuen. 1981. 302pp.

Volker Bischoff. Ezra Pound Criticism, 1905-1985: A Chronological Listing of Publications in English. Marburg, Germany: Schriften der Universitätsbibliothek Marburg. 1991. 264pp.

George Bornstein. Poetic Remaking: The Art of Browning, Yeats, and Pound. Penn State Press. 1988. 164pp.

Christine Brooke-Rose. A ZBC of Ezra Pound. University of California Press. 1971. 297pp.

Christine Brooke-Rose. A Structural Analysis of Pound's Usura Canto: Jakobson's Method Extended and Applied to Free Verse. Mouton. 1976. 76pp.

Humphrey Carpenter. A Serious Character: The Life of Ezra Pound. Boston: Houghton Mifflin. 1988. 1005pp.

Luke Carson. Consumption and Depression in Gertrude Stein, Louis Zukofsky and Ezra Pound. Palgrave Macmillan. 1999. 296pp.

Robert Casillo. The Genealogy of Demons: Anti-Semitism, Fascism, and the Myths of Ezra Pound. Northwestern University Press. 1988. 463pp.

William M. Chace. The Political Identities of Ezra Pound & T. S. Eliot. Stanford University Press. 1973. 238pp.

Bruce Comens. Apocalypse and After: Modern Strategy and Postmodern Tactics in Pound, Williams, and Zukofsky. University Alabama Press. 1995. 232pp.

Anne Conover. Olga Rudge & Ezra Pound: "What Thou Lovest Well...". London: Yale University Press. 2001.

Anne Conover. Olga Rudge and Ezra Pound: "What Thou Lovest Well". Yale University Press. 2002. 354pp.

Julien Cornell. The Trial of Ezra Pound: A Documented Account of the Treason Case by the Defendant's Lawyer. New York: John Day Company. 1966. 215pp.

Michael Coyle. Ezra Pound, Popular Genres, and the Discourse of Culture. Pennsylvania State University Press. 1995. 256pp.

Peter D'Epiro. A Touch of Rhetoric: Ezra Pound's Malatesta Cantos. UMI Research Press. 1983. 158pp.

Peter Davidson. Ezra Pound and Roman Poetry: A Preliminary Survey. Rodopi. 1995. 167pp.

Earle Davis. Vision Fugitive: Ezra Pound and Economics. University of Kansas Press. 1968. 213pp.

L. S. Dembo. The Confucian Odes of Ezra Pound: A Critical Appraisal. London: Faber & Faber. 1963. 111pp.

Helen Dennis. A New Approach to the Poetry of Ezra Pound: Through the Medieval Provençal Aspect. Edwin Mellen Press. 1996. 516pp.

Scott Eastham. Paradise & Ezra Pound: The Poet as Shaman. University Press of America. 1983. 243pp.

T. S. Eliot. Ezra Pound: His Metric and Poetry. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. 1917. 31pp. Written anonymously, Eliot's authorship revealed 1920.

Maud Ellmann. The Poetics of Impersonality: T. S. Eliot and Ezra Pound. Harvard University Press. 1988. 207pp.

John J. Espey. Ezra Pound's Mauberley: A Study in Composition. University of California Press. 1955. 139pp.

Bruce Fogelman. Shapes of Power: The Development of Ezra Pound's Poetic Sequences. Ann Arbor, MI: UMI Research Press. 1988. 223pp.

G. S. Fraser. Ezra Pound. Edinburgh, Scotland: Oliver & Boyd. 1960. 118pp.

Christine Froula. To Write Paradise: Style and Error in Pound's Cantos. Yale University Press. 1984. 205pp.

Donald Gallup. A Bibliography of Ezra Pound. London: Hart-Davis. 1969. 454pp.

Mary Ellis Gibson. Epic Reinvented: Ezra Pound and the Victorians. Cornell University Press. 1995. 240pp.

K. L. Goodwin. The Influence of Ezra Pound. Oxford University Press. 1966. 230pp.

Scott Hamilton. Ezra Pound and the Symbolist Inheritance. Princeton University Press. 1992. 276pp.

Eva Hesse (editor). New Approaches to Ezra Pound: A Co-ordinated Investigation of Pound's Poetry and Ideas. Faber & Faber. 1969. 406pp.

C. David Heymann. Ezra Pound: The Last Rower: A Political Profile. New York: Viking Press. 1976. 372pp.

Alan Holder. Three Voyages in Search of Europe: A Study of Henry James, Ezra Pound, T. S. Eliot. University of Pennsylvania. 1966.

Eric Homberger (editor). Ezra Pound: The Critical Heritage. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul. 1972. 500pp. Contains 148 contributions, 1904-70.

Ming Hsieh. Ezra Pound and the Appropriation of Chinese Poetry: Cathay, Translation, and Imagism. Taylor & Francis. 1998. 279pp.

A. Norman Jeffares (editor). Letters to W. B. Yeats And Ezra Pound from Iseult Gonne: A Girl That Knew All Dante Once. Palgrave Macmillan. 2003. 304pp.

Songping Jin. The Poetics of the Ideogram: Ezra Pound's Poetry and Hermeneutic Interpretation. Peter Lang. 2002. 221pp.

Hugh Kenner. The Pound Era: The Age of Ezra Pound, T. S. Eliot, James Joyce and Wyndham Lewis. University of California Press. 1971. 606pp.

Joon-Hwan Kim. Out of the Western Box: Towards a Multicultural Poetics in the Poetry of Ezra Pound and Charles Olson. Peter Lang. 2003. 280pp.

James F. Knapp. Ezra Pound. Twayne. 1979. 177pp.

Marianne Korn (editor). Ezra Pound and History. National Poetry Foundation. 1985. 204pp.

Philip Kuberski. A Calculus of Ezra Pound: Vocations of the American Sign. University Press of Florida. 1992. 203pp.

Feng Lan. Ezra Pound and Confucianism: Remaking Humanism In the Face of Modernity. University of Toronto Press. 2004. 270pp.

Gary Lane. A Concordance to Personae: Concordance to the Poems of Ezra Pound. Haskell House. 1972. 546pp.

Alan Levy. Ezra Pound: The Voice of Silence. New York: Permanent Press. 1983. 160pp.

Peter Liebregts. Ezra Pound and Neoplatonism. Fairleigh Dickinson University Press. 2004. 461pp.

James Longenbach. Stone Cottage: Pound, Yeats, and Modernism. Oxford University Press. 1988. 352pp.

Timothy Materer (editor). Pound/Lewis: The Letters of Ezra Pound and Wyndham Lewis. New York: New Directions. 1985. 346pp.

Timothy Materer (editor). The Selected Letters of Ezra Pound to John Quinn, 1915-1924. Duke University Press. 1991. 238pp.

Stuart Y. McDougal. Ezra Pound and the Troubadour Tradition. Princeton University Press. 1972. 159pp.

Akiko Miyake. Ezra Pound and the Mysteries of Love: A Plan for the Cantos. Duke University Press. 1991. 308pp.

A. David Moody. Ezra Pound: Volume I: The Young Genius, 1885-1920. Oxford University Press. 2007. 507pp.

Paul Morrison. Poetics of Fascism: Ezra Pound, T. S. Eliot, Paul de Man. Oxford University Press. 1996. 186pp.

Eustace Mullins. This Difficult Individual, Ezra Pound. New York: Fleet Publishing. 1961. 388pp.

Ira B. Nadel. Ezra Pound: A Literary Life. Palgrave Macmillan. 2004. 224pp.

Ira B. Nadel (editor). The Cambridge Companion to Ezra Pound. Cambridge University Press. 1999. 352pp.

Max Nanny. Ezra Pound: Poetics for an Electric Age. Bern, Switzerland: Francke Verlag. 1973. 122pp.

Michael North. The Political Aesthetic of Yeats, Eliot, and Pound. Cambridge University Press. 1991. 241pp.

D. D. Paige (editor). The Letters of Ezra Pound, 1907-1941. London: Faber and Faber. 1951.

Daniel D. Pearlman. The Barb of Time: On the Unity of Ezra Pound's Cantos. Oxford University Press. 1969. 318pp.

Bob Perelman. The Trouble With Genius: Reading Pound, Joyce, Stein, and Zukofsky. University of California Press. 1994. 263pp.

Omar Pound; Robert Spoo (editors). Ezra Pound and Margaret Cravens: A Tragic Friendship, 1910-1912. Duke University Press. 1988. 182pp.

Roxana Preda. Ezra Pound's (Post)modern Poetics and Politics: Logocentrism, Language, and Truth. Peter Lang. 2001. 325pp.

Zhaoming Qian (editor). Ezra Pound and China. University of Michigan Press. 2003. 296pp.

M. Bernetta Quinn. Metamorphic Tradition in Modern Poetry: Essays on the Work of Ezra Pound, Wallace Stevens, William Carlos Williams, T. S. Eliot, Hart Crane, Randall Jarrell and William Butler Yeats. Rutgers University Press. 1955. 263pp.

Jean-Michel Rabate. Language, Sexuality, and Ideology in Ezra Pound's Cantos. State University of New York Press. 1986. 339pp.

Patricia Rae. The Practical Muse: Pragmatist Poetics in Hulme, Pound, and Stevens. Bucknell University Press. 1997. 320pp.

Lawrence S. Rainey. Ezra Pound and the Monument of Culture: Text, History, and the Malatesta Cantos. University of Chicago Press. 1991.

Forrest Read (editor). Pound/Joyce: The Letters of Ezra Pound to James Joyce, With Pound's Essays on Joyce. New York: New Directions. 1967. 314pp.

Tim Redman. Ezra Pound And Italian Fascism. Cambridge University Press. 1991. 288pp.

Beatrice Ricks. Ezra Pound: A Bibliography of Secondary Works. Scarecrow Press. 1986. 281pp.

Macha L. Rosenthal. Sailing into the Unknown: Yeats, Pound, and Eliot. Oxford University Press. 1978. 224pp.

Peter Russell. Examination of Ezra Pound: A Collection of Essays. Gordian Press. 1973.

K. K. Ruthven. Ezra Pound as Literary Critic. Routledge. 1991. 208pp.

Epifanio San Juan, Jr. (editor). Critics on Ezra Pound. University of Miami Press. 1972. 128pp.

Grace Schulman (editor). Ezra Pound: A Collection of Criticism. New York: McGraw-Hill. 1974. 154pp.

Sanford Schwartz. The Matrix of Modernism: Pound, Eliot, and Early Twentieth-Century Thought. Princeton University Press. 1985. 235pp.

Nick Selby. Poetics of Loss in the Cantos of Ezra Pound: From Modernism to Fascism. Edwin Mellen Press. 2005. 271pp.

Vincent Sherry. Ezra Pound, Wyndham Lewis, and Radical Modernism. Oxford University Press. 1993. 240pp.

Louis Simpson. The Lives and Works of Ezra Pound, T. S. Eliot and William Carlos Williams. New York: William Morrow. 1975. 373pp.

Noel Stock. Reading the Cantos: A Study of Meaning in Ezra Pound. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul. 1967. 120pp.

J. P. Sullivan. Ezra Pound and Sextus Propertius: A Study in Creative Translation. University of Texas Press. 1964. 192pp.

Leon Surette. The Birth of Modernism: Ezra Pound, T. S. Eliot, W. B. Yeats and the Occult. McGill-Queen's University Press. 1994.

Leon Surette. A Light from Eleusis: A Study of Ezra Pound's Cantos. Clarendon Press. 1979. 306pp.

Daniel Tiffany. Radio Corpse: Imagism and the Cryptaesthetic of Ezra Pound. Harvard University Press. 1995. 302pp.

E. Fuller Torrey. The Roots of Treason: Ezra Pound and the Secret of St. Elizabeth's. New York: McGraw-Hill. 1984. 339pp.

Demetres P. Tryphonopoulos; Stephen J. Adams (editors). The Ezra Pound Encyclopedia. Greenwood Publishing Group. 2005. 368pp.

Demetres P. Tryphonopoulos; Leon Surette (editors). I Cease Not to Yowl: Ezra Pound's Letters to Olivia Rossetti Agresti. University of Illinois Press. 1998. 327pp.

J. J. Wilhelm. Ezra Pound in London and Paris, 1908-1925. Pennsylvania State University Press. 1990. 383pp.

Hugh Witemeyer (editor). Pound/Williams: Selected Letters of Ezra Pound and William Carlos Williams. New Directions. 1996. 352pp.

Hugh Witemeyer. The Poetry of Ezra Pound: Forms and Renewal, 1908-1920. University of California Press. 1969. 220pp.


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