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  1. “Canto XVI.” A Canto a Day. Blog, 2 February 2009. Accessed 4 August 2018. Free online.
  2. Beall, John. “Pound’s Composition of Canto XVI: ‘J’entendis des voix.’” The Cantos Project, 2017. Free online.
  3. Guidi, Paolo. Canto XVI. Diamond Point, lift, etched copperplate. Printed on Arches 88 paper. 27 September 2012. Free online.
  4. Pound, Ezra. Canto XVI. The Poetry Foundation. Web.
  5. Pound, Ezra. Canto XVI. With Audio reading. Babelmatrix: Babel Web Anthology – The Multilingual Literature Portal. 
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