Article Index







US 20 DN 1861 Fr.12 


  1. Beall, John. “Hemingway’s Marlin and Pound’s Canto 40.” Hemingway Review 41.2 (spring 2022): 120-9.
  2. Casillo, R. “Nature, History, and Anti-Nature in Ezra Pound’s Fascism.” Papers on Language & Literature 22.3 (1986), 284-311.
  3. North, Michael. “Towers and the Visual Map of Pound’s Cantos.” Contemporary Literature 27.1 (1986): 17-31.
  4. Terrell, Carroll F. “The Periplus of Hanno.” Paideuma 1.1 (Spring 1972): 223–228.
  5. Walkiewicz, E. P. and Hugh Witemeyer, “A Public Bank in Canto 40.″ Paideuma: A Journal Devoted to Ezra Pound Scholarship 19.3 (1990): 91-8. Go to article.



  1. Baumann, Walter. “Periplum.” The Rose in the Steel Dust. An Examination of The Cantos of Ezra Pound. Bern: Francke, 1967. 60-6.
  2. Casillo, Robert. The Genealogy of Demons. Anti-Semitism, Fascism, and the Myths of Ezra Pound. Evanston, Ill.: Northwestern UP, 1988. 150-4.
  3. Cookson, William. “The Voyage of Hanno.” A Guide to The Cantos of Ezra Pound. London: Anvil, 2009. 56-7.
  4. Davis, Earle. Vision Fugitive: Ezra Pound and Economics. Lawrence KS.: UP of Kansas, 1968. 62-7; 128-30.
  5. De Rachewiltz, Mary and Maria Ardizzone. “Commento: XL.” Ezra Pound. I Cantos. A cura di Mary de Rachewiltz. [Bilingual English-Italian edition]. Milano: Mondadori, 1985. 1527-8. 
  6. Fang, Achilles. “Materials for the Study of Pound’s Cantos.” 4 vols. Diss. Harvard U, 1958. Vol I: 62-4.
  7. Ickstadt, Heinz and Eva Hesse. “Anmerkungen und Kommentar: Canto XL.” Ezra Pound. Die Cantos. Tr. by Eva Hesse and Manfred Pfister. 1253-4.
  8. Kenner, Hugh. The Poetry of Ezra Pound. Norfolk, CT: New Directions, 1951. 102-3. 
  9. Liebregts, Peter. Ezra Pound and Neoplatonism. Madison: Fairleigh Dickinson UP, 2004. 225-6.
  10. Moody, David. Ezra Pound: Poet. Vol. II: The Epic Years 1921-1939. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2014. 177. 
  11. Pearlman, Daniel.  The Barb of Time: On the Unity of Ezra Pound’s Cantos. Oxford: Oxford UP, 1969. 165-6.
  12. Sicari, Stephen. Pound’s Epic Ambition: Dante and the Modern World. New York: SUNY Press, 1991. 54-7.
  13. Surette, Leon. A Light from Eleusis. A Study of Ezra Pound’s Cantos. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1979. 140-1.
  14. Stock, Noel. Reading the Cantos. A Study of Meaning in Ezra Pound. New York: Pantheon Books, 1966. 30-1.
  15. Terrell, Carroll F. “Canto XL.” A Companion to The Cantos of Ezra Pound. Berkeley: California UP, 1993. 162-6. 



  1. “Canto XL.” A Canto a Day. Blog. 12 April 2009. Go to site.
  2. “Ezra Pound. Canto XL.” The Coffee Philosopher. Go to site.
  3. “Hanno’s periplus.” Wikipedia.
  4. Guidi, Paolo. “Canto XL.” Etching. 27 February 2013. Go to site.
  5. Sellar, Gordon. “Blogging Pound’s The Cantos: Cantos XL-XLI.”, 31 August 2012. Go to site

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