Oct 14, 2021 - Sale 2582

Sale 2582 - Lot 57

Estimate: $ 10,000 - $ 15,000
Juana Inés de la Cruz (1648-1695)
Poëmas de la Unica Poetisa Americana.

Barcelona: por Joseph Llopis, 1691.

Quarto, third edition, with corrections and additions made by the author, §8, A-Z8, Aa-Cc8; bound in contemporary limp parchment, some repairs to title, repairing two small abraded holes, and thinned slightly abraded area along blank fore-edge margin; printer's woodcut device to title, attractive calligraphic ink title to spine, printer's waste used as pastedown and free endleaf at back, no front flyleaf, paper repair along inner joint, otherwise unsophisticated, 8 x 6 in.

Paulau 65222; this edition not in Sabin.