Mexico, DF: Luis Fernandez G. Editor, Iris de Paz #3, Oct. 1958, 2nd Iris de Paz edition and first with these illustrations, (1914) red leatherette boards with gilt titles, endpapers with coloured painting of children in a Mexican landscape gazing at a rainbow; 4 pastel plates of white donkey and illustrations in text; in dark blue jacket with yellow titles and red band of Premio Nobel 1956; 15 x 20 cm; 97 pp including author's afterword "Platero de Carton," plus index. Spanish language softcover.
The beloved collection of prose poems set in Andalusia, about a little grey donkey. Scarce thus.
CONDITION: Very Good in Good jacket; no names or other marks, extremities rubbed but sharp, tight and straight with clean pages, appears unread, in jacket with closed tears along top flap creases to 1.5", but very rubbed creases well into bottom corners and on extremities which show up white on dark blue paper. Item #22261