i adore the cover design. i adore the novel. i adore what it represents.
(reading it for the 4th time)
many of the spanish exiled writers' books were published abroad. ramón j sender was one of those writers, 'réquiem para un campesino español' was one of those books.
it was prohibited in spain, along with many others during the dictatorship - however, lots of them were imported secretly from south america and sold clandestinely in small bookshops.
my father is awesome because he bought it and still keeps bob dylan and joan manuel serrat vynils.