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The captain's verses

Los versos del Capitán : the love poems
Neruda, Pablo (Book - 2004 - Spanish)
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Poems presented in Spanish and English record the Chilean author's love for his wife.
Authors: Neruda, Pablo, 1904-1973
Title: The captain's verses
Los versos del Capitán : the love poems
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : New Directions, 2004
Characteristics: 151 p. ;,21 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Pablo Neruda ; translated by Donald D. Walsh
Notes: All copies have the text of the poem in both Spanish and English on facing pages. Some copies cataloged for the Spanish collection, some cataloged for English collection
Contents: En ti la tierra = In you the earth
La reina = The queen
El alfarero = The potter
8 de septiembre = September 8th
Tus pies = Your feet
Tus manos = Your hands
Tu risa = Your laughter
El inconstante = The fickle one
La noche en la isla = Night on the island
El viento en la isla = Wind on the island
La infinita = The infinite one
Bella = Lovely one
La rama robada = The stolen branch
El hijo = The son
La tierra = The earth
Ausencia = Absence
El tigre = The tiger
El condor = The condor
El insecto = The insect
El amor = Love
Siempre = Always
El desvio = The slip
La pregunta = The question
La prodiga = The waster
El dano = The hurt
El pozo = The well
El seuno = The dream
Si tu me olvidas = If you forget me
El olvido = Oblivion
Las muchachas = Girls
Tu venias = You would come
El monte y el rio = The mountain and the river
La pobreza = Poverty
Las vidas = Lives
La bandera = The flag
El amor del soldado = The soldier's love
No solo el fuego = Not only the fire
La muerta = The dead woman
Pequena America = Little America
Oda y germinaciones = Ode and burgeonings
Epitalamio = Epithalamium
La carta en el cmaino = Letter on the road.
Additional Contributors: Walsh, Donald Devenish 1903-1980
Alternate Title: Versos del capitán
ISBN: 0811215806
Branch Call Number: 861.6 N454cv 2004
Other Language: Parallel text in Spanish and English
Subject Headings: Spanish poetry Poesia amorosa. bidex Love poetry Neruda, Pablo, 1904-1973 Translations into English
Genre/Form: Bilingual books
Topical Term: Spanish language edition
Spanish poetry
Poesia amorosa
Love poetry
LCCN: 2003028145
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From Library Staff

My favorite book in this list - maybe in the world! Similar to Twenty Love Poems and a Song of Despair, The Captain’s Verses is a collection of love poems dedicated to Neruda’s lover, Matilde.
It’s impossible for me to describe the beauty and craft in which this book was written. So, you’ll jus... Read More »

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