El canto errante

De Rubén Darío
Illustrated by Eleonora Arroyo placeholder image

Rubén Darío (1867-1916), the great Nicaraguan poet representing modernism, traveled the world with his verses. For him, who was both very modern and very old, poetry was always music.

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Recommended for 5 to 8 years
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 26 21 cm x
Pages: 32
Vintage: 2014
ISBN: 978-956-9330-08-7
ISBN special edition: 978-956-364-148-6


Beautiful tale

A poem that together with the illustrations seems to be walking along with this song. Very beautiful. 

Daniela, Amanuta customer.


Rubén Darío, whose real name was Félix Rubén García Sarmiento (1867-1916), was a Nicaraguan poet representative of Hispano-American Modernism. Among his most outstanding works are Caltrops (1887), Profane Prose and Other Poems (1896), Songs of Life and Hope. The swans and other poems (1905) and The wandering song (1907).

Eleonora Arroyo placeholder image She is an Argentine illustrator. Graduated from the National School of Fine Arts Prilidiano Pueyrredón. He has published in editorials in his country and abroad. It was selected at the Bratislava Biennale (2005, 2009 and 2013). Some of his latest works are La tortuga de la estrella (Del Naranjo), Coplitas con queruntón (Vicens Vives), Trumpet fairy (Cuatro Azules), The man who stepped on his shadow (Santillana).