Moscow: Emil Goozairow, . approx. 1 x 1/2". Clay polymer over boards, corrugated edges with gilt and color, limited microminiature edition of 5, this being #4, illustrated, digital printing, in Spanish, in fine condition.
"Memento" is a poem written by Spanish playwright and poet Federico del Sagrado Corazón de Jesús García Lorca (1898-1936). The poem is about a quiet death, ironic since the poet was executed by the Spanish Nationalist forces and his body was never found. The publisher, Emile, was born in 1961 and is an author of books of a unique technique of manufacturing handmade books from unusual materials. He does all his own illustrations, book binding and graphic design. He writes fairy tales, stories and mystical scenes and lives near Moscow.