'Du schlank un rein wie eine flamme'

Reading experience

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'Du schlank un rein wie eine flamme'

Reading experience
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Evidence

Poems transcribed in E. M. Forster"s Commonplace Book (1943) include Stefan George"s verses opening "Du schlank und rein wie eine flamme," and Baudelaire"s "Hymne" ("A la tres-chere, a la tres-belle"), with accompanying comment: "The George and the Baudelaire above express, the one with studied starkness, the other with studied affectation, the masculine and feminine of the same idealism [...] Given over to habits of comfort, I feel insincere when I enjoy these poems. They are not for me or for anyone who is not prepared to sacrifice comfort."

Source

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Text being read

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Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Forster, Edward Morgan
Aged 64 [Experience in 1943, born in 1879]

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Date of Reading Experience
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Time of Reading Experience
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Notes
See p.328-29 for source ed.'s notes on background to text, and translation.

How to cite this record

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Commonplace Book
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/78335
Accessed on 2020/09/27 23:14:58

Related place
England
Related people
Forster, Edward Morgan
Related text or manuscript
Commonplace Book
Related place
England
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'Du schlank un rein wie eine flamme'

Reading experience
Identifer:
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Evidence

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Source

Commonplace Book

Text being read

EuRED : text status
TST4
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TFO02
EuRED : text provenance
TPR215

Reader(s) and listener(s)

Reader
Forster, Edward Morgan
Aged 64 [Experience in 1943, born in 1879]

Details of the reading experience

Date of Reading Experience
January 1 - July 25 1943
Time of Reading Experience
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EuRED : experience frequency
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Place of reading experience
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EuRED : emotions
EuRED : intensity
EuRED : environment
EuRED : lighting
EuRED : testimony
EuRED : reliability
Notes
See p.328-29 for source ed.'s notes on background to text, and translation.

How to cite this record

You can copy this item for personal use, share it, and post it on a blog or website. It cannot be used commercially without permission. Please ensure the following credit accompanies it:

Commonplace Book
http://eured.univ-lemans.fr/dbworkshop/index.php/Detail/objects/78335
Accessed on 2020/09/27 23:14:58

Related place
England
Related people
Forster, Edward Morgan
Related text or manuscript
Commonplace Book
Related place
England
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