Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library

Beinecke Digital Collections

Pierre Louÿs

Pierre Louÿs (; 10 December 1870 – 6 June 1925) was a French poet and writer, most renowned for lesbian and classical themes in some of his writings. He is known as a writer who sought to "express pagan sensuality with stylistic perfection". He was made first a Chevalier and then an Officer of the Légion d'honneur for his contributions to French literature.
Showing 1 - 1 of 1 for search: 'Louys, Pierre, 1970-1925', query time: 0.13s
View: List list Grid grid

Help

Expand Your Search

Search our local catalog, finding aids, and more.


Need assistance?

Ask a librarian.