Mexico: Maucci Hermanos, 1901.
José Guadalupe Posada. First Edition. Softcover. Near Fine Condition. Item #046924
6 volumes (of 10 in the modern series) in illustrated wraps from the Biblioteca del Niño Mexicano illustrated by Posada. Slight wear, one signature loose in El sitio de Queretaro. 16pp each; bright copies, unusual in such good condition.
Thought to be the only mass produced chromolithographs done by Posada, the series, some 100 volumes, tells the story of Mexico from before the conquest until the end of the 19th century. Frias, like Posada, was a fierce critic of the power structures in place in Mexico and the Porfirian order and progress at work at the time. Size: 16mo . 6 volumes of the 10-volume set. Illustrator: José Guadalupe Posada. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Children; Inventory No: 046924.