George Bacovia


Born
in Bacau, Romania
September 17, 1881

Died
May 22, 1957

Genre

Influences


George Bacovia (the pen name of George Vasiliu; September 17 [O.S. September 4] 1881–May 22, 1957) was a Romanian symbolist poet.[1]
Bacovia was born in Bacău as the son of a merchant, Dimitrie Vasiliu, and Zoiţa Vasiliu (née Gheorghe Langa). He married Agatha Grigorescu in 1928, and then moved to Bucharest where he lived until his death.

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Versuri Si Proza

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Complete Poetical Works and...

4.37 avg rating — 122 ratings — published 1994 — 6 editions
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Opera Poetică

4.52 avg rating — 61 ratings — published 2005 — 2 editions
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Scântei galbene

4.06 avg rating — 65 ratings — published 1926
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Poezii

4.43 avg rating — 58 ratings4 editions
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Stanțe burgheze

3.84 avg rating — 49 ratings — published 1946
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Comedii în fond

4.07 avg rating — 44 ratings — published 1936
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Cu voi...

4.05 avg rating — 40 ratings — published 1930
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Bucăţi de noapte

4.29 avg rating — 31 ratings — published 1926
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“Tot mai tăcut şi singur în lumea mea pustie – și tot mai mult m-apasă o grea mizantropie”
George Bacovia, Complete Poetical Works and Selected Prose, 1881-1957

“Ea plânge şi-a căzut pe clape,
Şi geme greu ca în delir...
În dezacord clavirul moare,
Şi ninge ca-ntr-un cimitir.
(Nevroză)”
George Bacovia

“Ninsoarea umplea noaptea pe când urcam scările unei mari case având scris pe ușa de intrare: "Orice lumină e oprită”
George Bacovia, Bucăţi de noapte