Ciudad Trujillo. R. D. Editora Montalvo, 1953. Paperback. 109p., frontis-portrait, text in Spanish, some tanning to covers, offsetting to rear endpaper due to newsclipping (removed) otherwise very good first edition in printed cream wraps. Personal inscription signed by the author, the first Puerto Rican mycologist, dated 1953 in San Juan.
Jean-Baptiste Boussingault was a French chemist who made major contributions to agriculture, petroleum, and mining. This book chronicles his experiences in Colombia.