REPORTAJE AL PIE DE LA HORCA. PABLO NERUDA, "A JULIUS FUCIK" (POEMA). CARÁTULA DE DIEGO RIVERA. TRADUJO DEL CHECO LIBUSE PROKOPOVA.
México: Fondo de Cultura Popular, 1952. 1st ed. 8vo, wrps, 128p., photoplates. Underlining in pen on various pages, otherwise in good condition. Copy is free of foxing. Frida Kahlo inscribes this copy to Chong Lee (nickname for the poet/writer Miguel de Lira). Kahlo drew child-like illustrations on several pages, and draws on several of the photos. Very Good Paperback Fucik was a Czechoslovakian political reporter, captured by the Gestapo in 1942 for his anti-Nazi activities and sent to the prison at Pankrac. He wrote this autobiography while he was there (a guard passed him paper and pencils) and it was published posthumously by his wife. Diego Rivera did the cover illustration. (Item ID: 152405)