Lot 68 of 413:
Scarce work by Spanish Avant Garde poet  

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Title:
Donde Habite el Olvido
Author:
Cernuda, Luis
Place:
Madrid
Publisher:
Signo
Date:
1934
Description:

38, [3] pp. Text in Spanish. Original printed wrappers. First Edition. 

Scarce work by Spanish Poet Luis Cernuda, a member of the Generation of '27 group of noted Avant Garde poets. During the Spanish Civil War he went to the UK to deliver some lectures and this became the start of an exile that lasted until the end of his life. He was frank about his homosexuality at a time when this was problematic and became something of a role model for this in Spain. Most pages uncut.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Light wear and soiling to wrappers, some darkening to wrapper edges; interior with some toning at edges; very good.
 
Item number:
310159
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