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Jean Moreas

Jean Moréas (1856-1910), born Iannis Papadiamontopolos, was a Greek poet who wrote in the French language.

He was an adherent of the school of Symbolism, and wrote the Symbolist Manifesto. In his lifestyle and dress, he was a noted exponent of dandyism, and his verse was marked by the highly embellished mannerisms of the Symbolist school. His later work is marked by a return to classicism and the style of the Parnassians.

His most important publications were:

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Poems of Jean Moréas (in French):