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In Le Grand Recueil The Grand Collectionfrrancis in he explained his “concentration on simple objects — stones, grass, directed towards a restoration of the power and purity of language,” according to his obituary in The Times.

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Modern Language Review, April,p. Appeared in Poetry Magazine. He often repeats himself or presents the same phrases in a different way for example, the second section of the book presents the first section of the book, only in play form, instead of in poetry. And is that cleaning necessary? The most perfect little book of prose poetry. In he joined the Socialist Party. That I force you to accompany me at my francia pace. Bolbit rated it really liked it Franciw 17, Francis ponge soap they do not propose for you to change it but only to see it – and this, in the same francis ponge soap of quiet, security, tranquility, comfort, equilibrium francis ponge soap evidently factitious – which you are enjoying then, at the same time.

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Soap contains the sum of Ponge’s aesthetics and materialist ethics and his belief francis ponge soap the supremacy of language as it becomes the object of the text. The earliest text dates from April,Ponge writing from a place vrancis he francis ponge soap his family were: Comment une figue de paroles et pourquoi, Flammarion, Influenced by surrealismhe developed a form of prose poem, minutely examining everyday objects.

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