Poemas de José de Diego

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Author:José de Diego
Categories: Colonial literature, Modern Cults Tags: Century XIX, Latin America, Puerto Rico


Poemas de José de Diego (Poems of José de Diego): Among the highlights of the work of the poet of Puerto Rico (patriot, lawyer, speaker and politician) José de Diego (1866-1918) is the book Pomarrosas (1904), Jovillos, student copies ( 1916) and Cantos de pitirre (published posthumously in 1949). His poems can be classified within romanticism, in one stage, and within realism, in another. The poem that made him famous was «Elegía a Laura»(Elegy Laura).


(Description has been translated into English, book edition is in Spanish)