Neruda's greatest work, one of the angriest, most political and timeless works of the last century. -- Ray González, The Bloomsbury Review, September/October 2004
That Pablo Neruda was the greatest poet of the last century is beyond argument in much of South America. -- Carolyn Curiel, New York Times, 6 July 2004
The greatest poet of the twentieth centuryin any language. -- Gabriel García Márquez
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Neruda's universe is boundless.
I am sorry my Spanish skills make reading his poems in the original so difficult.
You might say this is sort of Neruda's "Blonde on Blonde"... it is groundbreaking...the images flow and surge, it is...inspiring... loaded with great writing. Read morePublished 5 months ago by dadaloco
A beautifully written poetic work which is translated into English and contains the original Spanish version on the opposite pages. Read morePublished 8 months ago by rcrnnr
by one of the greatest poets of our age
sublime in its magnificent use of language and its fearlessness