Book Of Poems (Selection)/Libro de Poemas (Seleccion) (Dual-Language Books)

Book Of Poems (Selection)/Libro de Poemas (Seleccion) (Dual-Language Books)


The passionate lifestyles and violent demise of Federico Garcia Lorca (1898–1936) keep an everlasting fascination for readers around the globe. Murdered by way of Nationalists on the outset of the Spanish Civil struggle, Lorca died on the top of his artistic powers. He continues to be his country's most generally translated author, passed in basic terms through Cervantes when it comes to severe commentary.
This choice contains fifty five of the sixty eight poems that comprised Lorca's 1921 Libro de poemas, them all of their entirety and of their unique series. Imbued with the spirit and folklore of the poet's local Andalusia, those verses function the main advanced non secular content material of any of Lorca's works. Editor Stanley Appelbaum offers delicate, actual English translations at the pages dealing with the unique Spanish, in addition to an informative creation to the author's existence and oeuvre, plus notes at the person poems. a great source for college students and lecturers of Spanish language and literature, this compilation will enchant any lover of poetry.

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