Manual de Zoologia Fantastica. Jorge Luis Borges, Margarita Guerrero.

Manual de Zoologia Fantastica

First Mexican Edition. Very Good / Very Good. Item #4987

Mexico: Fondo de Cultura Economica. First Mexican Edition. Published in the same year in Argentina and Mexico. Sextodecimo; 159pp. Text in Spanish. Black and white illustrations.I lllustrated dust jacket over patterned copper boards with spine and front board stamped in gilt.

Dust jacket is worn along edges with a few small chips at corners. Toned throughout and some fading to spine. Boards are rubbed at spine ends, but sturdy in binding. Slight roll to the spine. Top edge is stained, but pages are unmarked and bright.

A charming bestiary of such creatures as Humbaba, kraken, and the Simurgh.

Price: $125.00