OJO A LAS AMIGAS!! COMEDIA EN CINCO ACTOS Y EN VERSO IMITADA DEL ORIGINAL FRANCÉS.
Mexico: no publisher, 1844. 4to, boards, unpaginated (approximately 200 p.) Good Hardcover Presumedly never-printed manuscript by 19th century satirical dramatist Manuel Gutierrez. Gutierrez is best known for his 1843 play titled, "Una para todos, ó Cada cual a su negocio; comedia original en tres actos y en verso". Dedicated to "E. S. General de Division, Benemerito de la patria, Presidente constitucional de la Republica Don Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna, en testimonio de respeto." Interestingly, this play was dedicated to Santa Anna during a particularly tumultuous period in his political career, and just before his exile to Cuba. Custom bound in worn, contemporary half leather with marbled boards and printed in clear, handsome calligraphy. Partial worming to upper hinge does not affect the text or binding. Small library sticker affixed to lower front cover. (Item ID: 141256)