México D.F. Published by the author, 1947. First edition. Hardcover. Quarto (9 x 6 3/4"). 433, pp (Text), pp (Photographic plates), pp (Afterword and Index). Contemporary half calf over blue cloth, with gold lettering to spine. Raised bands.
"Cumbres y barrancas: Viajes a pie y a caballo a través de la República Mexicana" is the author's recollection and description of his travels on foot and horseback throughout the enchanting land of Mexico. The last part of the book contains 46 pages of b/w photographic reproductions showing various views and monuments.
Closed tears along joints. Spine darkened. Corners rubbed. Moderate age-toning along paper margin. Text in Spanish. Binding in overall fair, interior in good+ to very good condition. f to vg. Item #40783