Jack Scmitt is Professor Emeritus of Spanish and Portuguese at California State University, Long Beach. Roberto Gonzalez Echevarria is Sterling Professor of Hispanic and Comparative Literatures at Yale University and a member of the American Academy of Arts of Sciences.
Pablo Neruda was born in 1904 and died in 1973.
Pablo Neruda has published or released items in the following series...
Reviews - What do customers think about 20 Poemas De Amor Y Una Cancion Deseperada / 20 Poems Desperate Song (Spanish Edition)?
Highly accessible Jun 1, 2000
Neruda's early work is both accessible and evocative in ways that are not always literal. It is a shame that it is so difficult to translate. I recommend a bilingual edition to non-native speakers to ensure that you are on track, but remember: translators of Neruda often are not.