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Pablo Neruda


Born
in Parral, Chile
July 12, 1904

Died
September 23, 1973

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Salvador Allende, Gabriela Mistral, Rafael Alberti, Federico Garcia Lo ...more


Pablo Neruda was the pen name and, later, legal name of the Chilean writer and politician Neftalí Ricardo Reyes Basoalto. Neruda assumed his pen name as a teenager, partly because it was in vogue, partly to hide his poetry from his father, a rigid man who wanted his son to have a "practical" occupation. Neruda's pen name was derived from Czech writer and poet Jan Neruda; Pablo is thought to be from Paul Verlaine. With his works translated into many languages, Pablo Neruda is considered one of the greatest and most influential poets of the 20th century.

Neruda was accomplished in a variety of styles ranging from erotically charged love poems like his collection Twenty Poems of Love and a Song of Despair, surrealist poems, historical epics, an
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The Poetry of Pablo Neruda

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100 Love Sonnets

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The Essential Neruda: Selec...

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The Captain's Verses

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Love Poems

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Residence on Earth

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Selected Poems

4.39 avg rating — 3,089 ratings — published 1961 — 20 editions
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The Book of Questions

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Odes to Common Things

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“I love you without knowing how, or when, or from where. I love you simply, without problems or pride: I love you in this way because I do not know any other way of loving but this, in which there is no I or you, so intimate that your hand upon my chest is my hand, so intimate that when I fall asleep your eyes close.”
Pablo Neruda, 100 Love Sonnets

“I love you as certain dark things are to be loved,
in secret, between the shadow and the soul.”
Pablo Neruda, 100 Love Sonnets

“Love is so short, forgetting is so long.”
Pablo Neruda, Love

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