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Product Description: The first Nobel Prize in literature to be awarded to a Latin American writer went to the Chilean poet Gabriela Mistral. Famous and beloved during her lifetime all over Latin America and in Europe, Mistral has never been known in North America as she deserves to be...read more

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9780826328182 | Univ of New Mexico Pr, August 1, 2003, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The first Nobel Prize in literature to be awarded to a Latin American writer went to the Chilean poet Gabriela Mistral.

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9780253299154 | Indiana Univ Pr, June 1, 1974, cover price $1.75

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A bilingual collection presents a representative sampling of the poetry of the avant-garde Chilean writer, Vicente Huidobro

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9780811208048 | New Directions, January 1, 1982, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: A bilingual collection presents a representative sampling of the poetry of the avant-garde Chilean writer, Vicente Huidobro

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9780811208055 | New Directions, January 1, 1982, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A bilingual collection presents a representative sampling of the poetry of the avant-garde Chilean writer, Vicente Huidobro

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Product Description: A selection of 21 poems by Mexican poet Marco Antonio Montes de Oca, this collection serves as a representative sampling of his verses. Known and respected for writing poetry full of images and metaphor, Montes de Oca wields language skillfully and presents poems with depth that are unburdened by political and social aims...read more

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9780935480092 | Latin Amer Literary Review Pr, December 1, 1982, cover price $11.00 | About this edition: A selection of 21 poems by Mexican poet Marco Antonio Montes de Oca, this collection serves as a representative sampling of his verses.

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This series of more than a hundred poems forms a poetic autobiography that captures Neruda's childhood impressions and awakenings, early loves and travels, and struggle for self-definition (view table of contents)

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9780374517342 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, January 1, 1983, cover price $20.00 | About this edition: This series of more than a hundred poems forms a poetic autobiography that captures Neruda's childhood impressions and awakenings, early loves and travels, and struggle for self-definition

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'More aware than ever of his imminent death, these twenty-eight cantos--written over the course of two intensely lyrical days--launched the poet on a personal and universal expedition in search of his deepest roots.'

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9781556592249 | Bilingual edition (Copper Canyon Pr, August 1, 2005), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: In a long poem, the Chilean poet says farewell to his land and people and considers the human spirit, personal commitment, and the history of his culture.
9780914742777 | Copper Canyon Pr, May 1, 1984, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: In a long poem, the Chilean poet says farewell to his land and people and considers the human spirit, personal commitment, and the history of his culture

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Out of a pilgrimage to Easter Island late in Neruda's life grew a sequence of poems through which he observes the remnants of the ancient world in opposition to modernity.

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9781556592256, titled "The Separate Rose" | Bilingual edition (Copper Canyon Pr, August 1, 2005), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Presents a sequence of poems inspired by the pilgrimage to Easter Island Neruda made when he was dying of cancer, a journey through which he observes the remnants of the ancient world in opposition to modernity.
9780914742883 | Copper Canyon Pr, July 1, 1985, cover price $10.00

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Product Description: The poems in this collection comprise a significant addition to the oeuvre of one of the best-loved and most representative Puerto Rican poets of the 20th century. Presented with the original Spanish-language poems opposite the English translation, the poems resonate with universality and hard truths that announces themselves subtly, through metaphor and suggestion...read more

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9780935480184 | Latin Amer Literary Review Pr, September 1, 1985, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: The poems in this collection comprise a significant addition to the oeuvre of one of the best-loved and most representative Puerto Rican poets of the 20th century.

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Poems, stories, and personal reflections reveal the interwoven existence of imagination and reality in the mind of the South American writer

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9780292715493 | Reprint edition (Univ of Texas Pr, October 1, 1985), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Poems, stories, and personal reflections reveal the interwoven existence of imagination and reality in the mind of the South American writer

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This retrospective collection includes most of the poems from each of the poet's previous books, as selected by the poet, and the complete text of 'Another Life,' a long narrative poem

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9780374126261 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, January 1, 1986, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: This retrospective collection includes most of the poems from each of the poet's previous books, as selected by the poet, and the complete text of 'Another Life,' a long narrative poem

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9780374520250 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, January 1, 1987, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: This retrospective collection includes most of the poems from each of the poet's previous books, as selected by the poet, and the complete text of 'Another Life,' a long narrative poem

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Examines the poetry of four Mexican-American writers: Alma Villanueva, Lorna Dee Cervantes, Lucha Corpi, and Bernice Zamora

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9780520058880 | Univ of California Pr on Demand, October 1, 1986, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Examines the poetry of four Mexican-American writers: Alma Villanueva, Lorna Dee Cervantes, Lucha Corpi, and Bernice Zamora

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9780935480320 | Latin Amer Literary Review Pr, September 1, 1987, cover price $12.00

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Contains thirty 'love songs to the earth,' poems dealing with crystals, precious and semiprecious stones, and common rock formations

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9781556590061 | Copper Canyon Pr, December 1, 1987, cover price $15.00

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9781556591709 | 2 edition (Copper Canyon Pr, February 1, 2002), cover price $14.00
9781556590078 | Copper Canyon Pr, November 1, 1987, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Contains thirty 'love songs to the earth,' poems dealing with crystals, precious and semiprecious stones, and common rock formations

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Product Description: "This collection is painful, disturbing, and rewarding. Freeman and three other translators transform Storni's razor-sharp poetry into English versions that invite constant rereading. This is a poetry of fatal beauty that leads toward unavoidable death, but not before freeing the poet to leave everything she can behind...read more
By Mary Crow (trans), Marion Freeman (editor), Jim Normington (trans) and Kay Short (trans)

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9780934834162 | White Pine Pr, March 1, 1988, cover price $8.00 | About this edition: "This collection is painful, disturbing, and rewarding.

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Product Description: Presented in both English and Spanish, the 38 poems in this collection are a significant contribution to the Latin American poetry canon of the 20th century. Alternating between intimately personal moments from the poet's life and politically charged verses, the poems also vary in the form and tone used, creating a comprehensive representation of this celebrated writer...read more

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9780935480375 | 2 sub edition (Latin Amer Literary Review Pr, May 1, 1988), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Presented in both English and Spanish, the 38 poems in this collection are a significant contribution to the Latin American poetry canon of the 20th century.

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9780318420479 | Ohio State Univ Center on education, June 1, 1988, cover price $4.75 | also contains To Forget Venice

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Product Description: The sound of ships' bells, sea waves, and migratory birds fuel Neruda's longing to retreat from life's noisy busyness. Stripped to essentials, these poems are some of the last Neruda ever wrote, as he pulled "one dream out of another...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781556590184 | Copper Canyon Pr, December 1, 1988, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Features translated poems of the Nobel Prize-winning poet, including 'First Movement,' 'Returning,' 'We Are Waiting,' 'Is the Sea There?

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9781556591624 | 2 edition (Copper Canyon Pr, February 1, 2002), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: The sound of ships' bells, sea waves, and migratory birds fuel Neruda's longing to retreat from life's noisy busyness.
9781556590191 | Copper Canyon Pr, January 1, 1989, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Features translated poems of the Nobel Prize-winning poet, including 'First Movement,' 'Returning,' 'We Are Waiting,' 'Is the Sea There?

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9780935480443 | Latin Amer Literary Review Pr, February 1, 1990, cover price $15.00

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An accessible introduction to collecting coins and paper money leads the aspiring hobbyist through the basics of purchasing, grading, and displaying money, and includes a checklist of coins minted by the U.S. government. Reprint.

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9780451165947, titled "Coin World Beginner's Guide to Collecting Coins and Paper Money" | Reprint edition (New Amer Library, February 1, 1990), cover price $5.99 | also contains Poemas Y Reflexiones Para Alimentar El Corazon | About this edition: Covers where to buy coins and paper money, the grading system, how to handle a collection, dealers, auctions, and trade shows

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Product Description: This book is in part an exploration of Paz's native Mexico and also a study of relations between language and the poet, reality and language, and the poet and history.

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9780811206228 | Bilingual edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, November 1, 1976), cover price $8.50 | About this edition: A bilingual edition of the short prose poetry written by Mexico's most distinguished living poet in 1949-50

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9780720607789 | Peter Owen Ltd, March 1, 1990, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: This book is in part an exploration of Paz's native Mexico and also a study of relations between language and the poet, reality and language, and the poet and history.

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9780813912561 | Caraf Books, August 1, 1990, cover price $39.50

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9780813912448 | Univ of Virginia Pr, September 1, 1990, cover price $23.50

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Product Description: In the introduction to this bilingual volume, the translator reminds us: "Neruda spent the last forty years of his life making himself dangerous with his poetry... He came to see poetry as a moral act, with personal and communal responsibilities...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781556590283 | Copper Canyon Pr, August 1, 1990, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Poems in Spanish and English by the Chilean Nobel Prize winner discuss love and politics as he faces both his own illness and approaching death and the tensions leading up to the overthrow of the Chilean government

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9781556591693, titled "The Yellow Heart" | 2 edition (Copper Canyon Pr, December 1, 2001), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: In the introduction to this bilingual volume, the translator reminds us: "Neruda spent the last forty years of his life making himself dangerous with his poetry.

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9788424914356 | Gredos Editorial S.A., November 1, 1990, cover price $50.95

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9788424914318 | Gredos Editorial S.A., November 1, 1990, cover price $50.95

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Product Description: First published in Chile in 1981 and immediately banned by the government, this collection of love poems presents a meditative dialogue about desire as well as anger. Forming a narrative about a love where the beloved is relegated to memory alone, the poems also express a test of boundary between a nostalgic sense of order and contemporary aspects of disorder, and between the self and external relationships...read more
By Oscar Hahn and James Hoggard (trans)

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9780935480498 | Latin Amer Literary Review Pr, June 1, 1991, cover price $13.00 | About this edition: First published in Chile in 1981 and immediately banned by the government, this collection of love poems presents a meditative dialogue about desire as well as anger.

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