Platero y Yo, Juan Ramon Jimenez, illustrated by Carlos Saenz de Tejada, 1957

1.500,00

Extraordinary, beautiful and luxurious edition of the great work of Spanish literature “Platero y Yo (Andalusian Elegy)”, by Juan Ramon Jimenez, 1956 Nobel Prize Winner for Literature

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Extraordinary, beautiful and luxurious edition of the great work of Spanish literature “Platero y Yo (Andalusian Elegy)”, by Juan Ramón Jiménez, 1956 Nobel Prize Winner for Literature, profusely illustrated with full-page drawings and a multitude of vignettes by Carlos Sáenz de Tejada, and in which fate wanted it to be his last production. Edition printed in Vitoria by Ediciones de Arte Fournier in 1957.

2,350 copies of this edition were made, of which 150 were on special Guarro laid paper, Zenobia filigree, signed by the author and numbered from 1 to 150 (the copy we offer corresponds to this print run); 200 copies on the same paper numbered from 151 to 350; and 2,000 unnumbered copies on premium quality special paper.

The specimen we offer is also unique and exclusive in its presentation. It presents a beautiful handmade binding (made by Josefina L. Díez Lassaleta) in aged leather, front plan with a color drawing of a donkey herd with butterflies, spine with the title in mosaic and in color, main and lower edges uncut, format 25.5 x 30.5 cm. 232 pages, photographic portrait of Zenobia Camprubí and illustrations by Sáenz de Tejada printed in lithography (some full page). With handwritten signature of Juan Ramón Jiménez.
Presented in an elegant and luxurious book-style case, completely new and made expressly to preserve this jewel of literature and bibliophilia, in leather with border on the previous plane and title on a flat spine, format 27.5 x 34 x 5.5 cm.

Book with more than 60 years in very good condition, as you can see in the photographs, unique and exclusive in its presentation, and signed by its author.

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