A Bilingual Edition
By (author) Pablo Neruda
Translated by Alastair Reid
Introduction by Alastair Reid
Format: Paperback / softback
Normal Price: $29.25
Your Price: $26.32 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $2.92! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.32 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 8-11 days
Fully Empowered by Pablo Neruda
Book DescriptionAn important collection that includes some of the Nobel Prize winner's own favorite poems."The Sea""A single entity, but no blood.""A single caress, death or a rose.""The sea comes in and puts our lives together""and attacks alone and spreads itself and sing""sin nights and days and men and living creatures.""Its essence-fire and cold; movement, movement."Pablo Neruda himself regarded "Fully Empowered" -- which first appeared in Spanish in 1962 under the title Plenos Poderes -- as a particular favorite, in part because it came out of a most fruitful period in his life. These thirty-six poems vary from short, intense lyrics to characteristic Neruda odes to magnificent meditations on the office of poet, including poems that would undoubtedly claim a place in any selection of Neruda's greatest work. "The People" ("El Pueblo"), about the state of the working man in Chile's past and present, and the most celebrated of Neruda's later poems, completes this reflective, graceful collection.
Buy Fully Empowered book by Pablo Neruda from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780374513511
Paperback / softback
(206mm x 137mm x 13mm)
Imprint: Farrar Straus Giroux
Publisher: Farrar Straus Giroux
Publish Date: 11-Jun-2001
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Pablo Neruda
Then Come Back: The Lost Neruda, Hardback (May 2016)
Neruda s lost poems, never before translated, are presented in a Spanish-English edition and illustrated with full-color reproductions of handwritten originals."
America, My Brother, My Blood, Hardback (May 2014)» View all books by Pablo Neruda
Pablo Neruda's epic poem "Canto General" is complemented by Guayasamin's arresting paintings, creating a visionary song to Latin America.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Fully Empowered book by Pablo Neruda and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Pablo Neruda
Pablo Neruda (1904-73), one of the renowned poets of the twentieth century, was born in Parral, Chile. He shared the World Peace Prize with Paul Robeson and Pablo Picasso in 1950, and received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1971.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.