Nobel Prize winner Pablo Neruda wrote often about the natural world and the beloved objects he surrounded himself with.In this beautiful printing of Poirot’s classic work―featuring new scans from newly made prints―we come to know the poet’s magical world through his poems, his houses, the wonderful things he collected, and his friends. 84 photographs
Pablo Neruda was born in 1904 in the town of Parral in Chile. He received numerous prestigious awards for his work, including the International Peace Prize in 1950, the Lenin Peace Prize and the Stalin Peace Prize in 1953. In 1971, he won the Nobel Prize for Literature. Two years later he died of leukemia in Santiago, Chile.
Poet and translator Alastair Reid lives in New York City.
Photographer Louis Poirot lives in Santiago, Chile.