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Author Lopez Casillas, Mercurio, author.

Title Posada and Manilla : illustrations for Mexican fairy tales = Posada y manilla : artistas del cuento mexicano / by/por Mercurio Lopez Casillas.

Publication Info. Mexico, D.F. : Editorial RM ; Barcelona : RM Verlag, [2013]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    769.92 Posada,J LOP    Available
Description 99 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm. + 1 booklet (8 pages : illustrations ; 15 cm).
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Biblioteca de ilustradores mexicanos (BIM) ; 15. no.
Biblioteca de ilustradores mexicanos ; 15. no.
Language Text in English and Spanish.
Note Includes a facsimile edition of the children's tale El rey y sus tres hijos (Mexico : Editorial RM, 2010, originally published Mexico : A. Vanegas Arroyo, between 1890 and 1913 with covers engraved by Posada).
Dust jacket unfolds to double-sided poster (36 x 74 cm) containing facsimile reprints of illustrations of Mexican fairy tales.
Summary José Guadalupe Posada (1852-1913) and Manuel Manilla (c. 1830-1895) were the foremost exponents of Mexican printmaking and engraving for the penny press. Over a period of decades they produced thousands of prints and illustrations of all different kinds, including engravings for one hundred and eighty children's books and stories.
Note Published on the 100th anniversary of Posada's death.
Contents Introduction = Introducción -- The artists = Los artistas -- The stories and their characters = Los cuentos y sus protagonistas -- Kings, princes, genies, and fairies = Reyes, príncipes, genios y hadas -- Courageous children = Niños valerosos -- From beyond the grave = Seres infernales y de ultratumba -- Animal fables = Animales de fábulas -- Historical and legendary figures = Personajes históricos y de leyenda.
Subject Posada, José Guadalupe, 1852-1913 -- Catalogs.
Manilla, Manuel -- Catalogs.
Engraving, Mexican -- 19th century.
Children's literature -- Illustrations.
Added Author Posada, José Guadalupe, 1852-1913, illustrator.
Manilla, Manuel, illustrator.
Added Title Posada y Manilla : artistas del cuento mexicano
Rey y sus tres hijos.
ISBN 9786077515968 (Editorial RM Spanish)
6077515965 (Editorial RM Spanish)
9786077515982 (Editorial RM English)
6077515981 (Editorial RM English)
9788415118503 (RM Verlag Spanish)
8415118503 (RM Verlag Spanish)
9788415118510 (RM Verlag English)
8415118511 (RM Verlag English)

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