El Monje: Y La Hija Del Verduo
First Edition. Signed by Illustrator
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.
Light creasing down front edge of spine. Slight bump to top spine corner. Mark on endpaper from what appears was once a staple which has then left an indent mark on first 3 pages. Jacket Condition: Slight edge wear to top edge. Small bump and slight chipping to top edge at spine. Very Good Condition.
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