By Fernando Pessoa
This choice of the paintings of Portuguese writer Fernando Pessoa (1888–1935) is an important creation to the paintings of 1 of the main unique eu poets of the 20th century. It contains translations of a wide collection of his poems and his remarkable prose, in addition to a few of his unique English writings. a big introductory essay by means of Octavio Paz, a severe anthology, posthumous "interviews," and archived illustrations also are incorporated, revealing the area of Pessoa in all its richness.
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0 Shamash, at your sublime command, which cannot be changed,= At the command of the sage of the gods, Marduk, Drive it from my body, cut it off [from] my [boldy, remove it from my body! Be it conjured by your life! Be it conjured by the life of Ea and [Aslalluhi! ~ May it not approach me, may it not draw near me! [May it not reach me], may it not catch up with me! May it cross river, go beyond mountain, [May it be 3600 lleagues distant from my person! 4 May (this) tamarisk purify [me], [May] (this) [ ...
Most awe-inspiring of the great gods, lord of combat, Accept my prayer, hear my entreaty! May (each) day bring me well-being, month joy, and year its prosperity. ] ... my fault, [ Take away my sin, accept my entreaty! I have sought after you, I have turned to your divine power,2 Grant to me that my words be heard! Let me proclaim your greatness, let me sound your praises! 541 (30) Text: Ebeling-Kocher-Rost, LKA 53; King, BMS 20, 8-20 (+) BMS 49, obv. 21 (= I), rev. 2233 (= I I&); "Konstantinopel 517" = Ebeling, AGH, 96-98 (transliteration only); Weidner, KUB 4 26a (variants in general not noted here).
Edition: Ebeling, TuL, 163-164. I. So the parallel from Hattusha, though this is hard to reconcile with line 4. 2. Orion? 3. Procyon? 4. Great Bear. 5 . Centaurus? 6. Pegasus? 7. Venus. (15 ) 570 111. The Mature Period Devotional and Ritual Poetry Translation: Seux, Hymnes, 243-245. Literature: Meier, ZA 45 (1939)~197 (parallel from Hattusha in Anatolia); Oppenheim, AnBi 12 (1959). 291; Mayer, UFBG,ilii mufiti 2c. *Notes to Text: (I) Seux, Hymnes, 243 note 3. (3) Seux, Hymnes, 244 note 6. (12) Langdon's copy conflates the first half of tablet line 18 with the second half of tablet line 19; see Sidersky's copy.
A Centenary Pessoa by Fernando Pessoa