De los Alamos y los sauces.

[Buenos Aires], Ediciones del Angel Gulab, 1940.

8vo, pp. 32; a very good copy, unstitched as issued, in the original wrappers illustrated with 2 vignettes by Eduardo F. Catalano, spine repaired.

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First edition of this collection of poems: one of 120 numbered copies on Hammermill paper, signed by Alberti, of a total edition of 425. No. III in the series Cancionero de la Sirena, edited by Angel Gulab.

OCLC records copies at Harvard, Arizona, and Miami only.

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