Poet in New York by Federico García Lorca

This book is a collection of poems by a renowned Spanish poet during his stay in New York City in the 1920s. The poems are a commentary on the urban landscape, highlighting the stark contrast between nature and industrialization. The poet's deep sense of alienation and despair in the face of social injustice and consumerism is evident. The collection is considered a significant contribution to the Spanish literature and an important critique of modern society.

The 1269th greatest book of all time


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Total Points: 283

Since this book was first published in 1929, there is a penalty of 0%. The age adjusted score is 283.0.

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