The man of blood. José Luis de Vilallonga.

The man of blood

New York: Simon and Shuster, 1960. 178p., first edition American edition cloth boards in dj, textblock is acidic and browned throughout, jacket has some wear and tear.

The novelist, initially a Franco supporter, gradually became disenchanted with the postwar regime and went into opposition; at writing Spain had sentenced him in absentia to longterm imprisonment. this novel was awarded 1959's Prix Rivarol by jurists Francois Mauriac, Jules Romains, Henri Troyat and Gabriel Marcel.

Cat.No: 7293

Price: $12.00