Buenos Aires: Ediciones Peuser, 1951. Limited edition. Numerous drawings, section of black and white photographic plates. Hide over boards. Quarto. 250 pages. Near fine. Bound in cowhide with hair left on, stitched with leather. Some minor extremity rubs.
A classic on the traditions, methods, and folklore of northern Argentina's cowboys. Winner of first prize in regional literature and folklore awarded by Argentina's National Commission of Culture. Text is in Spanish. This edition is illustrated with charming line drawings throughout. Handsomely bound.