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.
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.