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Saint-John Perse, 1887-1975


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  • Variants

    • Léger, Saint-Léger, 1887-1975
    • Léger, Marie René Auguste Alexis Saint-Léger, 1887-1975
    • Saint-Léger Léger, Marie René Auguste Alexis, 1887-1975
    • Léger, Alexis Saint-Léger, 1887-1975
    • Perse, St.-J. (Saint-John), 1887-1975
    • Sen-Zhon Pers, 1887-1975
    • Pers, Sen-Zhon, 1887-1975
    • Pers, S.-Zh. (Sen Zhon), 1887-1975
    • Pers, Sen-Džon, 1887-1975
    • St.-J. Perse (Saint-John Perse), 1887-1975
    • Sen-Džon Pers, 1887-1975
    • Leže, Aleksis Sen-Leže, 1887-1975
    • Perse, Saint-John, 1887-1975
    • Léger, Alexis Saint-Léger, 1889-1975
    • S.-Zh. Pers (Sen Zhon Pers), 1887-1975
    • Saint-Léger Léger, 1887-1975
    • פרס, סן־ז׳ון, 1889־1975
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1887-31-03
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1975-20-09
    • Descriptor

        Nobel Prize winners
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Pointe-à-Pitre (Guadeloupe)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Giens Peninsula (France)
    • Gender

        Males
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  • Use For

    • n80070430
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Léger, Alexis Saint-Léger, 1889-1975
  • Sources

    • found: His Anabasis, a poem, 1930.
    • found: Saint-John Perse, 1987:t.p., etc. (1887-1975)
    • found: Dict. hist., thém. et tech. des littératures, c1986:v. 2, p. 1446 (Saint-John Perse (Marie René Auguste Alexis Saint-Léger Léger, dit, en diplomatie, Alexis Léger, et, en littérature,); poète français (b. Pointe-à-Pitre 1887; d. Giens, Var, 1975); diplomate)
    • found: GDEL(Saint-John Perse (Marie René Auguste Alexis Léger, dit, en diplomatie, Alexis Léger et, en littérature, Alexis Saint-Léger Léger, puis); diplomate et poète français (Pointe-à-Pitre, 1887-Giens, Var, 1975))
    • found: WW in France, 1975-1976:p. 1033, etc. (Léger (Alexis); pseud.: Saint-John Perse; diplomate (E.R.); homme de lettres; b. 5-31-1887 Pointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe; index gives ref. from Saint-John Perse, no ref. from Perse)
    • found: Dict. des littératures, 1984:p. 3467 (Saint-John Perse (Alexis Léger, dit Saint-Léger Léger, puis), 1887- ; poète français né à la Guadeloupe; published his first work under pseud. Saint-Léger Léger)
    • found: Krat. lit. ėnt︠s︡.(Sen-Zhon Pers; ref. from Pers, Sen-Zhon)
    • found: Wikipedia via WWW, October 31, 2013(Saint-John Perse also Saint-Leger Leger; pseudonyms of Alexis Leger. Birth: 31 May 1887, death: 20 September 1975 was a French poet, awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1960 "for the soaring flight and evocative imagery of his poetry." He was also a major French diplomat from 1914 to 1940, after which he lived primarily in the United States until 1967).
    • found: Nobel Foundation, WWW, viewed on March 21, 2019The Nobel Prize in Literature 1960 (Saint-John Perse; The Nobel Prize in Literature 1960; Born: 31 May 1887, Pointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe Island; Died: 20 September 1975, Presqu'île de Giens, France; Residence at the time of the award: France; Language: French)
  • LC Classification

    • PQ2623.E386
  • Editorial Notes

    • [Machine-derived non-Latin script reference project.]
    • [Non-Latin script reference not evaluated.]
  • Change Notes

    • 1980-06-26: new
    • 2019-03-22: revised
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