Mar 10, 2020 - Sale 2533

Sale 2533 - Lot 125

Price Realized: $ 531
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 500 - $ 750
(IMMIGRATION.) Vázquez Delatorre, Salvador. Yo fui bracero: La historia de muchos mexicanos. Numerous illustrations. 160 pages. 8vo, original pictorial wrappers, worn; title page missing 1 1/2-inch piece of upper corner, otherwise minor wear to contents; inscribed "Para mi adorada Elsa con todo mi amor, Salvador, 5-6-82" on page 6. [Ciudad Juárez, Mexico]: [Editorial Fenix], [1982]

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A crudely produced history of the bracero immigrants to America. Inscribed by the author. Includes several pages of advertisements for Zacatecas businesses. The author's personal experiences in 1963 are detailed in an appendix dated 1982 (pages 154-155). Only one example in OCLC, at El Paso Public Library.