Saint-John Perse

Saint-John Perse (pseudonyms of Alexis Leger) (31 May 1887 – 20 September 1975) was a French poet-diplomat, awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1960 for the soaring flight and evocative imagery of his poetry. He was a major French diplomat from 1914 to 1940, after which he lived primarily in the United States until 1967.


Saint-John Perse - Publisher : Éditions Gallimard

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