signed first edition Hardcover
1922 · Santiago, Chile
by Monvel, Maria (Pen Name of Ercilia Brito Letelier)
Santiago, Chile: Editorial Nascimento , 1922. RARE. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at second front end page -"A Fernando Orrego cordial (?) Maria Monvel". ASSOCIATION COPY, Fernando Orrego (Puelma), one of the founders of Chile Magazin (1921) and a director of Zig-Zag (1964) was also the father of noted Chilean composer Juan Antonio Orrego Salas (1919-2019). Maria Monvel was a significant Chilean poet, (1899-1936), also known as Tilda Brito de Donoso after she married the writer Armando Donoso. RARE, held by 4 Worldcat member libraries worldwide. no SIGNED copies of any of her books in current commerce, none found at auction (RBH). Bound in contemporary quarter red morocco over red marbled boards, 114, (1) pp. Very Good, slight edge wear to boards, page block uniformly browned. A poet known for her intense lyricism and eroticism, "los poemas del ultimo amor". . SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR. First Edition. Quarter Morocco. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Presentation Copy.
(Inventory #: 009048)