A Salute To Spanish Poetry

A Salute To Spanish Poetry : 100 Masterpieces from Spain & Latin America Rendered into English Verse

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An anthology of some of the finest poems from Spain and Latin America. Poets represented include Miguel de Unamuno, Federico Garcia Lorca, Rosalia de Castro, Ruben Dario, Leopoldo Lugones, Julio Herrera y Reissig, Amado Nervo, Antonio Machado, Alfonsina Storni, Delmira Agustini, Luis de Gongora y Argote, Andres Bello, Manuel Gonzalez Prada, Jorge Manrique, Joaquin Pasos, Gil Vicente, Miguel de Cervantes, Jose Juan Tablada, Jose Marti, Gabriela Mistral, Miguel de Barrios, Cesar Vallejo, Juan Ruiz.
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  • Paperback | 154 pages
  • 149.86 x 226.06 x 15.24mm | 90.72g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0557269431
  • 9780557269433
  • 1,817,474

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Everyone has a favorite poem in this book -- and no wonder! For all the great ones are here, from the most discussed and most famous \"To Christ Crucified\" by Miguel de Guevara to the most romantic \"Madrigal\" by de Gongora; from the most amusing \"Supper\" by Julio Herrera y Reissig to the mournful \"Shameless Tears\" of Garcilaso de la Vega; from the most patriotic \"Bolivar\" by Luis Llorens Torres to the wisest instructions of Olavo Bilac\'s \"Advice To a Poet\". My top twelve favorite poets? In alphabetical order: Gustavo Adolfo Becquer, Rosalia de Castro, Ruben Dario, Luis de Gongora, Julio Herrera y Reissig, Federico Garcia Lorca, Leopoldo Lugones, Antonio Machado, Salvador Diaz Miron, Manuel Jose Othon, Juan Ruiz, Miguel de Unamuno. It\'s hard to go past a line-up like that. Over 60 renowned poets are represented in this book! Over 100 wonderful poems! Make your choice!show more
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