Nicaraguan poet (1867-1916), who initiated the Spanish-American literary movement known as Modernism, which flourished at the end of the 19th century. His real name was Felix Ruben Garcia Sarmiento.
First edition of the most important book of Modernism - Bound with hardcovers in blue leather (no original covers), in excellent condition. Part I: Cuentos en Prosa, and Part II: El Año Lirico (the Lyric Year), Valparaíso (Chile), 1888, published by Imprenta & Litografía Excelsior. Pages without number, cover, 2 blank pages and a 4th stating in Spanish that this is an issue of 20 copies in Dutch Paper, numbered 1 through 20.