Paul Verlaine

Paul Verlaine

Born: March 30, 1844

Died: January 8, 1896

Nationality: French

Occupation: Poet

Biography: Paul-Marie Verlaine was a French poet associated with the Symbolist movement. He is considered one of the greatest representatives of the fin de siècle in international and French poetry.

Source/Notes: Art poétique, from Jadis et naguère (1884)
Source/Notes: Romances sans Paroles Ariettes Oubliées no. 3 (1874)

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Source/Notes: Et tout le reste est littérature. - 'Art Poétique' (1882)
Source/Notes: Prends l'éloquence et tords-lui le cou. - Jadis et Naguère (1884)

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