El Monje: Y La Hija Del Verduo
First Edition. Signed by Illustrator
25cm x 17cm. 136 pages, colour illustrations. Illustrated matte papered boards, illustrated jacket. Text is in Spanish.
Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914) was an American short story writer, critic, and poet who disappeared shortly after travelling to Mexico to aid rebels in the Mexican Revolution. Here translated into Spanish and accompanied by Santiago Caruso’s haunting illustrations, ‘The Monk and the Hangman’s Daughter’ tells the folk-like story of two people forbidden to know one another yet bound together. For fans of Edgar Allan Poe and H.P. Lovecraft. Inscribed ‘Ex Libris Alejandro Sotelo’ with an original drawing by Santiago Caruso on the title page.
Minor wear to boards with very minor bumping. Slight bump to top spine corner. Indent mark from a staple previously laid in near top edge of front free endpaper, very minor to next few pages. Very minor tanning to page extremities. Minor wear to jacket edges, no chips or tears. Very Good Condition.
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