Love Poems. Pablo Neruda.
Love Poems

Love Poems

ISBN: 9780811217293
New York, NY: New Directions Publishing Corporation, 2008. First Edition Thus. Softcover. "Charged with sensuality and passion, Pablo Neruda's love poems are the most celebrated of the Nobel Prize winner's oeuvre, captivating readers with earthbound images and reveling in a fiery re-imagining of the world. Mostly written on the island paradise of Capri...Love Poems embraces the seascapes surrounding the poet and his lover Matilde Urrutia, their waves and shores saturated with a new, yearning eroticism." (from front flap) A bilingual collection of love poems by Pablo Neruda (1904-1973), the canonical, Nobel Prize-winning Chilean poet. The poems are presented in the original Spanish & translated into English by the venerable Donald D. Walsh (1903-1980) on opposite pages. Small-format softcover original, a beautiful production in wrappers with flaps by the acclaimed New Directions imprint, part of its "Paperback Original" series. A charming, collectible edition of these classic, unforgettable Neruda poems. In very fine condition with only very light rubbing to front, back covers & spine; a few miniscule bumps at corners of same & flaps. Interior very fine with only light waving, faint vertical marks to first page leaf; otherwise substantially mint. Very Fine. [Item #3954]

Price: $20.00