Book #52865

Pedro Martínez: a Mexican Peasant and His Family - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Oscar Lewis
Pedro Martínez: a Mexican Peasant and His Family - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Oscar Lewis.

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo
Publisher: New York: Random House, c1964.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Beltrán, Alberto

A first edition/first printing in Very Good condition with a light cocking to the spine, soiling to the boards and page edges and general wear in an alike dust-jacket with soiling and wear to the edges of the jacket;

The story of Pedro Martínez, a Mexican peasant over seventy, and of the lives of his wife and children, told in his own words and, from time to time, in theirs. Like Lewis' earlier book, The Children of Sánchez, also this book is an anthropological study of great force and subtlety and a literary masterpiece. (from the dust-jacket) ; B & W Drawings; 507 pages.

Price: $30.00