Results 1 – 30 of Jocelyn by Lamartine and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Revolutioooon! Just before the French Revolution, the count of Pierreclos, Jean- Baptiste was a pretty violent man: one day, he thrashed a mason who worked. Alphonse Marie Louis de Prat de Lamartine, Knight of Pratz was a French writer, poet and Raised a devout Catholic, Lamartine became a pantheist, writing Jocelyn and La Chute d’un ange. He wrote Histoire des Girondins in in praise.

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Large 8vo [ x mm] of 2 ll. Bound in red half-shagreen, spine ribbed and finely decorated.

There are also 10 frontispiece-titles included in the pagination. The work has been published in 25 issues at 50 cent.: De la France of December 19 th Willing to better define the grace and the gentleness of the feelings his youth poems are marked by, Lamartine tried to specify them by devoting himself to a more subjective lyricism: However he got to find peace and reasons to live in his sacrifice.


The hardest test he had to live was the tender love he got for the young Laurence. A candid optimism is present in the entire work, which is a hymn to hope, to kindness, to beauty.

The descriptions are fluid, like coming from lamartinee dream, more musical than picturesque. Besides, only one other episode was composed by Lamartine: On December 7 th, Julia, his daughter, dies in Beirut, she is ten and a half. His religious faith vacillates.

These poems composed in and will be published in in Voyage en Orient. The journey lasted a little over a year. Lamartine renounces to visit Egypt. He is a romantic prince who travels, he is a mourning and ruined man who comes home.

He writes his Voyageat the same time as Jocelynto forget his grief.

Jocelyn | poem by Lamartine |

When Lamartine dedicates his book, inshe is 23 and is married. It shows how much the poet was attached to his child and proves that he never really was able to grieve from his loss.


De la France of December 19th, On December 7th,Julia, his daughter, dies in Beirut, she is ten and a half.

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