RICARDO PALMA, EL TRADICIONISTA.
Lima: Editorial Castrillon Silva, 19XX. 2nd ed. 8vo, wrps, 128 p., pages in good condition, some wear on the spine. Good Paperback Inscribed to Catherine de Chase by the author's sister (another of Ricardo Palma's daughters) Augusta Palma. Biography of the scholar, poet, writer, and politician Ricardo Palma who served as the head of Peru's National Library following its razing by Chilean forces in the Pacific War. Palma was also a major satirist who contributed to several journals and periodicals of the time, and who founded the satirical La Broma. (Item ID: 152181)