Arnaut de Mareuil

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Preliminary Entry: Ezra Pound's poem “Fish and the Shadow” in Lustra makes brief reference to de Mareuil, who introduced the concept of the short didactic poem ensenhamen and the Salut d'amour (amatory epistle) to Provençal literature. For more information see our Topics entry on Troubadours


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