Format:
Book
Author:
Neruda, Pablo, 1904-1973.
Title:
Twenty love poems and a song of despair / Pablo Neruda ; translated by W.S. Merwin ; introduction by Cristina García ; cover illustration by Andy Warhol.
Publisher, Date:
New York : Penguin Books, 2006.
Description:
xv, 60 pages ; 20 cm.
Summary:
When it appeared in 1924, this work launched into the international spotlight a young and unknown poet whose writings would ignite a generation. W. S. Merwin's incomparable translation faces the original Spanish text. Now in a black-spine Classics edition, this book stands as an essential collection that continues to inspire lovers and poets around the world.
Series:
Penguin poets
Subjects:
Love poetry, Spanish -- Translations into English.
Chilean poetry.
Poesía.
Genre:
Poetry.
Other Author:
Merwin, W. S. (William Stanley), 1927-
Warhol, Andy, 1928-1987.
Notes:
Translation of Veinte poemas de amor y una cancion desesperada.
Parallel Spanish texts and English translation.
Bibliography: p. 66-67.
Contents:
Body of a woman -- Light wraps you -- Ah vastness of pines -- Morning is full -- So that you will hear me -- I remember you as you were -- Leaning into the afternoons -- White bee -- Drunk with pines -- We have lost even -- Almost out of the sky -- Your breast is enough -- I have gone marking -- Every day you play -- I like for you to be still -- In my sky at twilight -- Thinking, tangling shadows -- Here I love you -- Girl lithe and tawny -- Tonight I can write -- Song of despair.
LCCN:
76029006
ISBN:
9780143039969
0811803201
System Availability:
3
Current Holds:
0
# Local items:
3
Control Number:
3155
Call Number:
861.62 NERUDA
Course Reserves:
0
# Local items in:
3
# System items in:
3