Lima: LEDEL, 2003. b/w plates, ports., bios., facs., bibl., color wrps, b/w fldg. pict. d.j. Item #71498
Beautiful photographic portraits and biographies of 19th century Peruvian women that promoted the evolution of women's rights and that transformed the feminine condition in Peru. A well deserved graphic homage of intellectuals like Magda Portal, Juana Manuela Gorriti, Ángela Ramos or María Jesús Alvarado, and the pioneer of the feminist movement in Peru in 1872, Mercedes Cabello de Carbonera, along with Flora Tristán, Teresa González de Fanning, Juana Alarco de Dammert, Dora Mayer de Zulen, Ángela Ramos, painter Rebeca Oquendo.