New York: New Directions, .
First wrappered edition, published simultaneously with the hardcover. [x], 149 pp. Text in Spanish and English. 8vo. Inscribed. Publisher's wrappers illustrated with photograph by Thomas Merton. Faint toning to margins, but a fine copy. Morgan (Ginsberg) B44.a2. Item #309883
Inscribed: "To Michael / from / Nicanor (Parra) / 72 / New York." First edition of the collection that introduced English-language readers to the work of this hugely influential Chilean poet. The translations are by William Carlos Williams, Allen Ginsberg, Denise Levertov, W.S. Merwin, Lawrence Ferlinghetti, James Laughlin, Thomas Merton, Patricia Rachal, Fernando Alegría, and Miller Williams, who also edited the volume.
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