A poetry of the body, a body with the potential of light, continually purified, that seeks out the word as a means of ascension.

—José Saramago

Award-winning poetry in a bilingual edition, by Portugal’s best-known living poet.

Forbidden Words

Poetry by Eugénio de Andrade

Translated by Alexis Levitin

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Paperback (published February 1, 2003)

ISBN
9780811215237
Price US
16.95
Trim Size
5x8
Page Count
288

Eugénio de Andrade

20th century Portuguese poet and translator

A poetry of the body, a body with the potential of light, continually purified, that seeks out the word as a means of ascension.

—José Saramago