When Octavio Paz died, Mexico lost a tribe of writers.
He was a surrealist disciple of Andre Breton, an admiring imitator of Alexander Pope; now a radical experimentalist, now an autobiographer and confessional writer.
European by inclination, he brought unanticipated tonalities into Spanish.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 680 pages
- Publisher: Carcanet Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 03/08/2001
- Category: Poetry by individual poets
- ISBN: 9781857545692