Jeff Weber Rare Books

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
Advanced Search
 
 
 
 

Satire

Satire

Click on Title to view full description

 
1 LAFUENTE, Modesto (editor). Fray gerundio periódico satírico; era segunda. Tomo I.
Madrid: Gabinete literario, 1843. 
12mo. 264, 48 pp. 2 illus. Later quarter blue cloth, red decorative paper over boards; cloth freckled, edges rubbed. Very good. Very scarce. A “curious” weekly Spanish satirical and liberal political serial, issued from July 1838-1844 (this is a partial run), edited by Modesto Lafuente, (1806-1866), containing issues and customs of the period in Spain. Of the two satirical woodcuts: one depicts a crowd of villagers surrounding a trio of men (soldier, 2 gentlemen) walking on a stick/rope with balancing poles. A small man addresses a tall older man, “!Equilibrio, hermanos, por Dios, equilibrio!” [“Balance, brothers, by God, balance”]. Palau: “Curioso periódico. Contiene multitud de artículos que reflejan las costumbres de la época. Fue escrito por Modesto Lafuente, a quien desde entonces dieron en nombrarle por el título de la publicación.” 
Price: 45.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to weberbks@pacbell.net
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie