Books Selected Poems by Federico Garcia Lorca Paperback, 192 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $15.95 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleSelected PoemsAuthorFederico Garcia Lorca Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers NPR Summary This new edition of the poetry of Federico Garcia Lorca includes translations by W. S. Merwin, Stephen Spender and Langston Hughes. Genres: Poetry Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Selected Poems Review Poetry Rediscovering The Intricate Verse Of Federico Garcia Lorca December 29, 2013 Poet Federico Garcia Lorca's life was cut short during the Spanish Civil War, but he left behind a rich legacy of poetry and drama. Reviewer Juan Vidal says the best poetry in translation to come out this year is a new collection of Lorca's verse, translated by writers who were deeply influenced by him.