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Saint-John Perse, 1887-1975

LC control no.n 79128134
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LC classificationPQ2623.E386
Personal name headingSaint-John Perse, 1887-1975
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Variant(s)Léger, Saint-Léger, 1887-1975
Léger, Marie René Auguste Alexis Saint-Léger, 1887-1975
Saint-Léger Léger, Marie René Auguste Alexis, 1887-1975
Léger, Alexis Saint-Léger, 1887-1975
Perse, St.-J. (Saint-John), 1887-1975
Sen-Zhon Pers, 1887-1975
Pers, Sen-Zhon, 1887-1975
Pers, S.-Zh. (Sen Zhon), 1887-1975
Pers, Sen-Džon, 1887-1975
St.-J. Perse (Saint-John Perse), 1887-1975
Sen-Džon Pers, 1887-1975
Leže, Aleksis Sen-Leže, 1887-1975
Perse, Saint-John, 1887-1975
Léger, Alexis Saint-Léger, 1889-1975
S.-Zh. Pers (Sen Zhon Pers), 1887-1975
Saint-Léger Léger, 1887-1975
פרס, סן־ז׳ון, 1889־1975
Birth date1887-31-03
Death date1975-20-09
Place of birthPointe-à-Pitre (Guadeloupe)
Place of deathGiens Peninsula (France)
Profession or occupationPoets
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Found inHis Anabasis, a poem, 1930.
Saint-John Perse, 1987: t.p., etc. (1887-1975)
Dict. hist., thém. et tech. des littératures, c1986: v. 2, p. 1446 (Saint-John Perse (Marie René Auguste Alexis Saint-Léger Léger, dit, en diplomatie, Alexis Léger, et, en littérature,); poète français (b. Pointe-à-Pitre 1887; d. Giens, Var, 1975); diplomate)
GDEL (Saint-John Perse (Marie René Auguste Alexis Léger, dit, en diplomatie, Alexis Léger et, en littérature, Alexis Saint-Léger Léger, puis); diplomate et poète français (Pointe-à-Pitre, 1887-Giens, Var, 1975))
WW in France, 1975-1976: p. 1033, etc. (Léger (Alexis); pseud.: Saint-John Perse; diplomate (E.R.); homme de lettres; b. 5-31-1887 Pointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe; index gives ref. from Saint-John Perse, no ref. from Perse)
Dict. des littératures, 1984: p. 3467 (Saint-John Perse (Alexis Léger, dit Saint-Léger Léger, puis), 1887- ; poète français né à la Guadeloupe; published his first work under pseud. Saint-Léger Léger)
Krat. lit. ėnt︠s︡. (Sen-Zhon Pers; ref. from Pers, Sen-Zhon)
Wikipedia via WWW, October 31, 2013 (Saint-John Perse also Saint-Leger Leger; pseudonyms of Alexis Leger. Birth: 31 May 1887, death: 20 September 1975 was a French poet, awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1960 "for the soaring flight and evocative imagery of his poetry." He was also a major French diplomat from 1914 to 1940, after which he lived primarily in the United States until 1967).
Nobel Foundation, WWW, viewed on March 21, 2019 The Nobel Prize in Literature 1960 (Saint-John Perse; The Nobel Prize in Literature 1960; Born: 31 May 1887, Pointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe Island; Died: 20 September 1975, Presqu'île de Giens, France; Residence at the time of the award: France; Language: French)
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