8vo, pp. 103, , some spotting; a very good copy, uncut in the original printed wrappers, spine slightly darkened; stamp of Daniel Devoto and Maria Beatriz del Valle-Incl'n.
US $990 €801
First edition: a collection of twenty lyrical prose pieces, ten by Neruda and ten by his great friend Tomás Lago, Director of the Museum of Popular Arts in Santiago.
From the library of Daniel Devoto and Maria Beatriz del Valle-Inclán.
Becco, Neruda, 40. Not in the British Library catalogue.
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