Chávez Franco, Modesto.
Guayaquil: Concejo Municipal (Biblioteca Guayaquil, 6), 1940. 304p., photos, wrps. Good Paperback Biographhies of eight notable Guayaquileños. Federico Marcos Hidalgo (early humorous poet), Manuel de J. Bravo (19th-century philanthropist), Jacinto de Evia (colonial poet), José Mascote (notable 18th-century physician), Rafael García Goyena (colonial poet and fabulist with pages 93 to 181 devoted to an anthology of fables in various poetic genres), Miguel Perdomo Neira, Antonio Neumane (composer and author of the Ecuadoran National Anthem), and Federico Víctor Reinel (early newspaper publisher). Where appropriate, examples of poetry are provided. (Item ID: 26720)