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Le Ton beau de Marot: In Praise of the Music of Language

Le Ton beau de Marot: In Praise of the Music of Language
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B006LM3490
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876
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Lost in an art—the art of translation. Thus, in an elegant anagram (translation = lost in an art), Pulitzer Prize-winning author and pioneering cognitive scientist Douglas Hofstadter hints at what led him to pen a deep personal homage to the witty sixteenth-century French poet Clement Marot.”Le ton beau de Marot” literally means ”The sweet tone of Marot”, but to a French e

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Le Ton beau de Marot: In Praise of the Music of Language