Tristan Corbière (18 July 1845 – 1 March 1875), born Édouard-Joachim Corbière, was a French poet born in Coat-Congar, Ploujean, near Morlaix in Brittany, where he lived most of his life and where he died.
His mother Marie-Angélique-Aspasie Puyo, 19 years old at the time of his birth, belonged to one of the most prominent families of the local bourgeoisie. His father was Antoine-Édouard Corbière, known for his best-selling novel Le Négrier.
During his schooling at the Imperial Lycée of Saint-Brieuc where he studied from 1858 until 1860, he fell prey to a deep depression, and, over several freezing winters, contracted the severe rheumatism which was to disfigure him ... more »
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- À ma jument Souris
- À une demoiselle
- Le Poete Et La Cigale
- À une Camarade
- À la mémoire de Zulma vierge folle hors ...
- Au vieux Roscoff
- Après la pluie
- Bonne fortune et fortune
- À une rose
- À la douce amie
- À mon côtre Le Négrier
- À mon chien Pope
- À un Juvénal de lait
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