México: Ediciones Era, 1983. Second edition. Paperback. 112p., wrps. Good. Item #188262
Poet, novelist, short-story writer, and translator José Emilio Pacheco was born in Mexico City. He is considered one of the most important Mexican poets of his generation. Pacheco’s many collections of poetry include Los elementos de la noche (The Elements of the Night, 1963), El reposo del fuego (The Resting Place of Fire, 1966), Desde entonces: poemas, 1975–1978 (Since Then: Poems 1975–1978, 1980), Ciudad de la memoria: poemas 1986–1989 (City of Memory: Poems 1986–1989, 1989), and Siglo pasado (Desenlace): poemas 1999–2000 (Century of the Past, Denouement: Poems 1999–2000).