Title El Periodismo. Periodico semanal Numero extraordinario. Obsequio de Angele Batille Tejedor. A D. Joaquim Alvarez Calvo, Periodista barcelones. Ano I, Num 1 [Including] Humorisme Suplement de la tradicio
Publisher Barcelona 1946
Seller ID 002520
Large 8vo.  pp plus  pp Supplement, laid into illustrated folder with flap. Title drawn and colored on cover. Centerpiece of cover is a bookplate for Angel Batile Tejedor which depicts a Medieval library scene. The text of the primary work is rendered with a calligraphic hand in black and red with some naive foliate ornamentation in green. The text is a near bullet point history of Spanish, and Catalonian, magazine publishing. The second work is profusely illustrated with red and black cartoons. These are all original and drawn by a member of the Batille family. The two seemingly unrelated works are tied together with the final cartoon which carries the caption "El Periodismo en Barcelona por H. Alvarez Calvo", the writer's 1940 study.