Great French Symbolist poet Stephane Mallarme was born in Paris in 1842. He began writing poetry at an early age under the influence of Charles Baudelaire. His first poems started to appear in magazines in the 1860s.
The work of the Stephane Mallarme has often been considered the best example of "pure poetry." Mallarme dealt in metaphorical obliquities and attempted to practice alchemy with words — to create a kind of poetry where the word as symbol would have a new mobility and would achiev..