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Les Fleurs du Mal
Au Lecteur
Charles Baudelaire

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Sources for "Au Lecteur"

Charles Baudlaire's original French:
June 14, 2002

Norman R. Shapiro's English translation:
June 14, 2002

William A. Sigler's English translation:
June 14, 2002

The Shapiro and Sigler translations have copyright restrictions. The restrictions are noted at the bottom of the webpage for each translation.

The Shapiro translation also appears in:

Selected Poems from Les Fleurs du mal: A Bilingual Edition
by Charles Baudelaire
Translated by Norman R. Shapiro and with engravings by David Schorr
© 1998, University of Chicago Press. 248 pages, 18 engravings
Cloth ISBN: 0-226-03925-0
Paper ISBN: 0-226-03926-9

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