Paz’s poetry is a seismograph of our century’s turbulence, a crossroads where East meets West.
Publishers Weekly

Collected Poems 1957-1987

by Octavio Paz

Translated from the Spanish by Eliot Weinberger

Nobel Laureate Octavio Paz is incontestably Latin America’s foremost living poet. The Collected Poems of Octavio Paz is a landmark bilingual gathering of all the poetry he has published in book form since 1957, the year of his premier long poem, Sunstone (Piedra de Sol)––here translated anew by Eliot Weinberger––made its appearance. This is followed by the complete texts of Days and Occasions (Días Hábiles), Homage and Desecrations (Homenaje y Profanaciones), Salamander (Salamandra), Solo for Two Voices (Solo a Dos Voces), East Slope (Ladera Este), Toward the Beginning (Hacia el Comienzo), Blanco, Topoems (Topoemas), Return (Vuelta), A Draft of Shadows (Pasado en Claro), Airborn (Hijos del Aire), and Paz’s most recent collection, A Tree Within (Arbol Adentro).

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Paperback (published April 1, 1991)

ISBN
9780811211734
Price US
26.95
Price CN
34

Clothbound (published April 1, 1991)

ISBN
9780811210379
Page Count
688

Octavio Paz

Twentieth-century Mexican Poet

Paz’s poetry is a seismograph of our century’s turbulence, a crossroads where East meets West.
Publishers Weekly