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Charles Baudelaire
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My Heart Laid Bare, and Other Prose Writings (1950 edition), Haskell House Pub Limited
Charles Baudelaire
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Baudelaire: selected writings on art and literature (1972 edition), Penguin Group USA


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Charles Baudelaire
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Born: April 9, 1821

Died: August 31, 1867 (aged 46)

Nationality: French

Occupation: Poet

Bio: Charles Pierre Baudelaire was a French poet who produced notable work as an essayist, art critic, and pioneering translator of Edgar Allan Poe. His most famous work, Les Fleurs du mal, expresses the changing nature of beauty in modern, industrializing Paris during the 19th century.

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