Gabriela Mistral: Selected Poems

Gabriela Mistral: Selected Poems

by Salvador Ortiz-Carboneres, Paul Burns




Gabriela Mistral (1889-1967), Chile's 'other' great poet of the twentieth century, is little known outside the Spanish-speaking world, and unlike Pablo Neruda has not been extensively translated into English.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780856687648
Publisher: Liverpool University Press
Publication date: 12/28/2005
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 8.10(w) x 5.80(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
I. Desolation:
Rodin's the Thinker, For the Hebrew People, The Lone Child, Ballad, The Sonnets of Death, prayer, The Bones of the Dead, Patagonian Landscape, To the Clouds, autumn, Summit
II. Tenderness
Rocking, Discovery, Mexican Child, Fear, The Rat, The Air, Mountain, Larks, The Earth
Flight, The Rose, The Foreigner, Drinking, We were All going to be Queens, Things, Catalonian Women
IV. Wine Press
The Other, The Fall of Europe, Hospital, Helpers, The Jewish Refugee, Daybreak; Morning; Evening; Night, The Last Tree
V. Poem of Chile
Waking up, My Mountain, Patch of Clover, Valparaiso, Poplar Groves, Talcahuano, Apple Trees, Ferns Southern Islands, Bibliograhy.

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