México: UNAM/Ediciones Era, (Biblioteca Era), 2009. First edition. Paperback. 8vo, wrps, 699 p., bibl. New. Item #136191
Profuse compilation of criticisms and histories concerning the life and works of internationally acclaimed Mexican writer, poet, and diplomat, Octavio Paz, (1914-1998). He was the winner of the 1990 Nobel Prize for Literature. Features essays by the following acclaimed authors and entertainment figures: Dore Ashton, Harold Bloom, Elsa Cross, Julio Cortázar, Juan Goytisolo, Miguel León-Portilla, José Lezama Lima, Jean Meyer, Elena Poniatowska, Mario Vargas Llosa and Donald Sutherland, among numerous others.