Las Nubes (1937-1938).

Buenos Aires, Colección Rama de Oro, 1943.

Small 4to, pp. 98, [1]; one of 1000 numbered copies, printed on thick paper; a very good copy, uncut in the original printed wrappers, original glassine to sides, spine slightly darkened, front hinge strengthened.


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First edition: a collection of poems written during Cernuda's stay in England, focusing on the tragic destiny of the Spaniard. The poems carry a sense of heightened dislocation and despair, and the use of dramatic monologue is prevalent as Cernuda begins to adopt religious themes in the face of the ravages of World War II.

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