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Author: BELLO, ANDRES
Title: Coleccion de Poesias Orignales por Andres Bello con Apuntes Biograficos por J.M. Torres Caicedo
Description: Paris: Libreria De Rosa Y Bouret, 1870. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. 1st.ed. tissue covered frontispiece of Andres Bello. ex-Public library (stamps & labels). black buckram spine, brown label, gilt. marbled boards. rubbed. edges rubbed to boards. corners bumped. sl.marked. library lettering on spine. marbled eps. reinforced hinges. frontispiece just starting to pull loose. paper browned. sl.foxed. owners bookplate Joseph M. Gleason. owners signature Gerardo Canton. o/w internally vg. 302pp "Andrés de Jesús María y José Bello López (November 29, 1781 - October 15, 1865) was a humanist, diplomat, poet, legislator, philosopher, educator and philologist, whose political and literary works constitute an important part of Spanish American culture. He was born in what is now Venezuela, then a colony of Spain, but later in life became a citizen of Chile. Bello is featured on the old 2,000 Venezuelan bolívar and the 20,000 Chilean peso notes. There is also a decoration, the Venezuelan Order of Andrés Bello.". Fair .
Keywords: Literature. Poetry. Spanish Language. Verse.
Price: GBP 50.00 = appr. US$ 71.40 Seller: Hay on Wye Promotions Ltd
- Book number: 003730