Selected Poems of Rubén Darío
University of Texas Press, 1965
Cloth: 978-0-292-73370-1 | Paper: 978-0-292-77615-9
TABLE OF CONTENTS
- SECTION 1.
- From Abrojos (Thistles)
- She wept in my arms. She was dressed all in black.
- Are you weeping? I understand
- When the serpent whistled
- That childless lady despises
- What an extraordinary thing!
- Who is a light in the street
- “What lovely little verses!”
- Antonio, that good fellow
- He was a priest, so poor
- I would not want to see you a mother
- SECTION 2.
- From Rimas (Rhymes)
- That pallid afternoon, the sun
- The blue bird of sleep
- SECTION 3.
- From Azul (Blue)
- SECTION 4.
- From Prosas profanas y otros poemas (Profane Hymns and Other Poems)
- SECTION 5.
- From Cantos de vida y esperanza (Songs of Life and Hope)
- SECTION 6.
- From Los cisnes y otros poemas (The Swans and Other Poems)
- Nocturne (“I want to express my anguish …”)
- Autumn Sonnet to the Marquis of Bradomin
- Nocturne (“You that have heard the heartbeat …”)
- SECTION 7.
- From El canto errante (The Wandering Song)
- Nocturne (“Silence of the night …”)
- SECTION 8.
- From Poema del otoño y otros poemas (Poem of Autumn and Other Poems)
- Saint Helena of Montenegro
- SECTION 9.
- From Canto a la Argentina y otros poemas (Song to the Argentine and Other Poems)
- Song to the Argentine (fragment)
- SECTION 10.
- Miscellaneous Poems
- The Victory of Samothrace
- Epilogue: A Speech Al Alimón on Rubén Darío,