1. Apollinaire's Calligrammes 12 items
    1. Essential Core / Primary Text 3 items
      Any edition is fine. The one that is edited by Greet is a bilingual (French-English) version with plentiful annotations.
      1. Calligrammes: Poems of Peace and War (1913-1916) - Guillaume Apollinaire, Anne Hyde Greet, S. I. Lockerbie 1980

        Book Suggested for Student Purchase

    2. Recommended and Further Reading 9 items
      1. Articles (accessible online) 4 items
      2. Print / Books 5 items
        1. Calligrammes de Guillaume Apollinaire - Claude Debon 2004

          Book Recommended Comprehensive survey of Calligrammes incuding chronology, commentary, context and critiques. Includes e.g. text of Apollinaire's lecture 'L'Esprit Nouveau', letters etc. Readable and useful.

        2. Apollinaire - Michel Decaudin 2002

          Book Further A general survey of Apollinaire's life and work. Includes a section on Calligrammes (chapter VII).

        3. Apollinaire, Cubism and Orphism - Adrian Hicken 2002

          Book Further Assessment of Apollinaire's role in promoting art movements of the early 20th C and analysis of his broader interests in visual arts.

        4. The Cubist Painters - Guillaume Apollinaire, Peter Read 2002

          Book Further English translation of Apollinaire's 'Les Peintres Cubistes' with commentary and notes.

        5. Apollinaire, Visual Poetry, and Art Criticism - Willard Bohn 1993

          Book Further Analysis of a series of poems composed in 1917 for an exhibition of paintings by Leopold Survage and Irene Lagut. Not directly related to Calligrammes but sets out approach for visual poems.

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