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Ezra Pound reading canto XLIX. 

The canto was included into the three-part series of “Readings and Recollections,” recorded by D. G. Bridson at Brunnenburg in April 1959, and broadcast on the BBC’s Radio 3 in July 1959. (Information courtesy of Richard Sieburth, 19 June 2020.)

Poetry Archive. PennSound.



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Ezra Pound reading canto XLIX, recorded in Spoleto, Italy, summer 1967.






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Peter Liebregts. Introduction to Canto XLIX.

Paul Cunningham reading the canto. Videoclip on ucreate.

Readings in The Cantos of Ezra Pound. IV. Cantos of the 1930s.

Edinburgh Scottish Poetry Library, 23 January 2020.

Photo and camera courtesy of John Glendinning, 9 May 2019.

Copyright © 1934, 1968 by Ezra Pound. Used by permission of New Directions Publishing Corp.


A Draft of XXX Cantos

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