In this category:

    FLEURSDUMAL POETRY LIBRARY - classic, modern, experimental & visual & sound poetry, poetry in translation, city poets, poetry archive, pre-raphaelites, editor's choice, etc.
    POETRY ARCHIVE
    Archive M-N
    EXHIBITION - art, art history, photos, paintings, drawings, sculpture, ready-mades, video, performing arts, collages, gallery, etc.
    FDM in Paris
    FLEURSDUMAL POETRY LIBRARY - classic, modern, experimental & visual & sound poetry, poetry in translation, city poets, poetry archive, pre-raphaelites, editor's choice, etc.
    CLASSIC POETRY
    Nerval, Gérard de
    FLEURSDUMAL POETRY LIBRARY - classic, modern, experimental & visual & sound poetry, poetry in translation, city poets, poetry archive, pre-raphaelites, editor's choice, etc.
    POÈTES MAUDITS
    Nerval, Gérard de

New on FdM

  1. Ton van Reen: Het diepste blauw (079). Een roman als feuilleton
  2. Nadine Akkerman: Invisible Agents Women and Espionage in Seventeenth-Century Britain
  3. Mauro Libertella – Mijn begraven boek
  4. Antonin Artaud – Le Visionnaire Hurlant par Laurent Vignat
  5. Ton van Reen: Het diepste blauw (078). Een roman als feuilleton
  6. The Choice. Embrace the Possible by Edith Eva Eger
  7. Hans-Dieter Rutsch: Der Wanderer. Das Leben des Theodor Fontane
  8. Alice Zeniter: De kunst van het verliezen
  9. Armistice of 11 November 1918/2018 – Wilfred Owen: Dulce et Decorum Est (Poem)
  10. Gertrude Stein: Roche

Or see the index

All categories

  1. AUDIO, CINEMA, RADIO & TV (94)
  2. DANCE (47)
  3. DICTIONARY OF IDEAS (149)
  4. EXHIBITION – art, art history, photos, paintings, drawings, sculpture, ready-mades, video, performing arts, collages, gallery, etc. (1,299)
  5. FICTION & NON-FICTION – books, booklovers, lit. history, biography, essays, translations, short stories, columns, literature: celtic, beat, travesty, war, dada & de stijl, drugs, dead poets (2,429)
  6. FLEURSDUMAL POETRY LIBRARY – classic, modern, experimental & visual & sound poetry, poetry in translation, city poets, poetry archive, pre-raphaelites, editor's choice, etc. (3,552)
  7. LITERARY NEWS & EVENTS – art & literature news, in memoriam, festivals, city-poets, writers in Residence (1,297)
  8. MONTAIGNE (88)
  9. MUSEUM OF LOST CONCEPTS – invisible poetry, conceptual writing, spurensicherung (43)
  10. MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY – department of ravens & crows, birds of prey, riding a zebra (76)
  11. MUSEUM OF PUBLIC PROTEST (73)
  12. MUSIC (150)
  13. PRESS & PUBLISHING (64)
  14. REPRESSION OF WRITERS, JOURNALISTS & ARTISTS (79)
  15. STORY ARCHIVE – olv van de veestraat, reading room, tales for fellow citizens (16)
  16. STREET POETRY (26)
  17. THEATRE (149)
  18. TOMBEAU DE LA JEUNESSE – early death: writers, poets & artists who died young (224)
  19. ULTIMATE LIBRARY – danse macabre, ex libris, grimm & co, fairy tales, art of reading, tales of mystery & imagination, sherlock holmes theatre, erotic poetry, ideal women (150)
  20. WAR & PEACE (50)
  21. · (2)

Or see the index



  1. Subscribe to new material: RSS

Gérard de Nerval: Notre-Dame de Paris – Poéme

 

 Notre-dame de Paris – Poéme

Notre-Dame est bien vieille : on la verra peut-être
Enterrer cependant Paris qu’elle a vu naître;
Mais, dans quelque mille ans, le Temps fera broncher
Comme un loup fait un bœuf, cette carcasse lourde,
Tordra ses nerfs de fer, et puis d’une dent sourde
Rongera tristement ses vieux os de rocher!

Bien des hommes, de tous les pays de la terre
Viendront, pour contempler cette ruine austère,
Rêveurs, et relisant le livre de Victor:
—Alors ils croiront voir la vieille basilique,
Toute ainsi qu’elle était, puissante et magnifique,
Se lever devant eux comme l’ombre d’un mort!

Gérard de Nerval
(1808 – 1855)
Notre-Dame de Paris – Poéme
fleursdumal.nl magazine

More in: Archive M-N, FDM in Paris, Nerval, Gérard de, Nerval, Gérard de

Previous and Next Entry

« | »

Thank you for reading FLEURSDUMAL.NL - magazine for art & literature