Concerning the Angels
Concerning the Angels

First published in Spain in the summer of 1929, Concerning the Angels (Sobre los angeles) is the great Spanish poet Rafael Alberti's masterpiece, on a par with T.S. Eliot's The Waste Land, Pablo Neruda's Residencia en la tierra, and Federico Garcia Lorca's Poeta en Nueva York. It marks a major departure from the light-hearted tone of the poet's earlier verse, which was notably influenced by Andalusian folksong. This bilingual text is at once intensely imaginative and intimately realistic, a lyrical illumination of the poet's "dark night of the soul."

Title Concerning the Angels
Publisher City Lights Publishers
Title First Published 1995
Format Paperback
Nb of pages 160 p.
ISBN-10 0872862976
ISBN-13 9780872862975
Publication Date 1995
Main content page count 160
Dimensions 6 x 9 in.
Weight 16 oz.
List Price $12.95

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