La saeta …

[Colophon:] Rio de Janeiro, Villas Boas, 1931.

Large square 8vo, pp. 51, [5], with 7 full-page colour illustrations by José Moreno Villa; light waterstain to lower edge of the title, but still a very good copy in the original printed wrappers.


US $419€342

Make an enquiry

First edition, one of 300 copies on papel Manchester Ledger.

With a signed presentation inscription on the half-title to the Cuban symbolist poet Armand Godoy (1880–1964): ‘Este libro, al fin, salió muy humilde pero no va con menos gusto en busca del querido poeta Armando Godoy. Alfonso Reyes’.

Not in the British Library catalogue.

You may also be interested in...

LEAKE, Stephen Martin.

Heraldo Memoriale, or Memoirs of the College of Arms from 1727 to 1744. Edited by Anthony Richard Wagner.

Stephen Martin Leake was Garter principal king of arms from 1754 to 1773. The three volumes of his extensive manuscript journal, Heraldo-Memoriale, are preserved in the College of Arms.

Read more

WEBB, Alex.

Under a Grudging Sun. Photographs from Haiti Libéré 1986-1988.

First edition, signed by Webb on the half-title – photographs of unrest in Haiti.

Read more