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'La Guzla' de Prosper Mérimée

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Published: 1911
Language: French
Wordcount: 174,849 / 683 pg
LoC Category: PQ
Downloads: 5,247
Added to site: 2010.03.03
mnybks.net#: 26856
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genre: Non-fiction
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illages en chantant des romances; puis vient:

2° Une notice sur Hyacinthe Maglanovich, joueur de guzla, le poète des «ballades illyriques» dont on ne fait qu'offrir au public la traduction littérale. Le portrait lithographié de Maglanovich, signé A. Br., ornait le volume; enfin:

3° Vingt-huit ballades, traduites en prose française, accompagnées de longues notes et deux dissertations folkloriques.

Cette collection de ballades eut peu de succès en France. On l'eût rapidement oubliée si elle n'avait eu pour auteur un jeune homme qui se révéla bientôt écrivain de grand talent, si, enfin, on ne lui avait fait à l'étranger un accueil plus favorable. En effet, peu de mois après sa publication, cet ouvrage eut les honneurs d'une traduction en vers allemands. Goethe lui consacra une notice dans sa revue Art et Antiquité. Le vieux po&egr

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