Charles Baudelaire Quotes (129 quotes)




Charles Baudelaire
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Hypocrite lecteur, —mon semblable, —mon frère. - Les Fleurs du Mal 'Au Lecteur' (1857)
Charles Baudelaire
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Les Fleurs du Mal L'Invitation au Voyage (1857) (translated by Richard Howard)
Charles Baudelaire
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Les Fleurs du Mal Spleen (II) (1857) (translated by Richard Howard)
Charles Baudelaire
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Les Fleurs du Mal Le Voyage (1857) (translated by Richard Howard)


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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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