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1909. BOOK: (LITERATURE-MODERNISM). JIMÉNEZ, JUAN RAMÓN: OLVANZAS I. THE GREEN LEAVES. Madrid: Tip. from 'Revista de Archivos', 1909. 8º. 74 p. + 1 h. FIRST AND RARE EDITION of this book of poetry, a work of extremely intimate, spiritual and pantheistic youth. It was not reprinted during the life of the great poet, who died in exile in Puerto Rico in 1958, two years after receiving the Nobel Prize. Beautiful, modern gilt leather gowns, ribs, eyebrows and handmade waterproof paper in a cloth and cardboard pouch. Preserves the original covers with minimal restoration. In very good condition. Palau 124395.