Spain's greatest and most well-loved modern poet, Lorca has long been admired for the emotional intensity and dark brilliance of his work, which drew on music, drama, mythology and the songs of his Andalucian childhood. From the playful Suites and stylized Gypsy Ballads, to his own dark vision of urban life, Poet in New York, and his elegiac meditation on death, Lament for Ignacio Sanchez Mejias, his range was remarkable. This bilingual edition provides versions by distinguished poets and translators, drawing on every book of poems, published by Lorca and on his uncollected works.
Format & Editions
July 8, 2002
Peng. Mod. Classics (UK)
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