Titolo: Canto General, 50th Anniversary Edition (...
Casa editrice: University of California Press
Data di pubblicazione: 2000
Condizione libro: New
Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: "Neruda was a kind of King Midas. Everything he touched turned to poetry", says Gabriel Garcia Marquez, who also considers the Chilean Nobel laureate" the greatest poet of the twentieth century, in any language" [The Fragrance of Guava, 1983]. The Canto General, thought by many of Neruda's most prominent critics to be the poet's masterpiece, is the stunning epic of an entire continent and its people. Although some parts of the poem, including "The Heights of Macchu Picchu", have been translated, this is the first time the Canto has appeared in its entirety in English.The three hundred or so poems of the fifteen-part Canto, written between 1938 and 1950, constitute a visionary interpretation of Latin America. Encompassing its geography, flora and fauna, violent history of conquest and repression, heroes and villains, and conflicts at the time of the poems' composition, the destiny of its peoples and the life of the poet himself. Without question this is one of the most important and powerful long poems written in the modern period. Codice inventario libreria ABE_book_new_0520227093
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