São Paulo: Editora da Universidade de São Paulo, 2005. b/w plates, facs., illus., illus. endpapers. Item #78877
Facsimilar edition of 19th century publication "O Diabo Coxo" a small format liberal Sunday journal that circulated in the city of São Paulo between 1864 and 1865 of which the only existing original and complete copy is kept in the Municipal Library Mário de Andrade (the complete collection includes two series of twelve numbers each). The critical and sarcastic publication was a low cost weekly journal that included illustrations of Italian engraver Ângelo Agostini along the typography of German printer Enrique Schröder with articles, poetry, news, critics, riddles, etc.