Neruda's Garden: An Anthology of Odes / Edition 1

Neruda's Garden: An Anthology of Odes / Edition 1

by Pablo Neruda
     
 

ISBN-10: 0935480684

ISBN-13: 9780935480689

Pub. Date: 02/01/1995

Publisher: Latin American Literary Review Press

The beloved odes written by Chilean poet and 1971 Nobel Laureate Pablo Neruda demonstrate his astonishing ability to present ordinary items in new and surprising ways. The poems are gathered from Odas elementales (Elemental Odes), 1954; Nuevas odas elementals (New Elemental Odes), 1956; Tercer libro de odas, (Third Book of Odes), 1957; and…  See more details below

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The beloved odes written by Chilean poet and 1971 Nobel Laureate Pablo Neruda demonstrate his astonishing ability to present ordinary items in new and surprising ways. The poems are gathered from Odas elementales (Elemental Odes), 1954; Nuevas odas elementals (New Elemental Odes), 1956; Tercer libro de odas, (Third Book of Odes), 1957; and Navegaciones y regresos (Voyages and Homecomings), 1959. This anthology is the most complete selection of Neruda's work to appear in English, in an excellent bilingual format featuring translations by Maria Jacketti, an expert of Pablo Neruda's work.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780935480689
Publisher:
Latin American Literary Review Press
Publication date:
02/01/1995
Series:
Discoveries Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
777,952
Product dimensions:
5.39(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.72(d)

Table of Contents

To Happiness21
To Love27
To a Chestnut on the Earth31
To the Onion35
To the Happy Day39
To Hope43
To the Earth's Fertility45
To the Azure Flower51
To the Tomato55
To Sadness61
To Summer63
To Life69
To the Waterfall77
To Flowers Along the Coast81
To Soap85
To the Spud89
To the Hummingbird95
To the Present101
To the Rose107
To Solidarity113
To the Bee121
To Fragrant Stock129
To the Myrrh Tree135
To the Petrified Forest141
To a Box of Tea147
To the Plum151
To the Color Green159
To a Few Yellow Flowers165
To the Flowers of Datitla167
To the Lady of the Garden171
To the Enchanted Light177
To the Magnolia179
To Corn185
To the Apple191
To the Butterfly195
To the Orange201
To a Cluster of Violets205
For Watering209
To Future Days213
To the Wings of September219
To the Bed223
To Things227
To Gratitude235
To Fried Potatoes239
To the Dish241
To the Watermelon245
To the Chair251

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