México, D.F. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, 2018. First Edition. Paperback. 265p., photos, facsimiles, bibl., wrps. New. Item #70662
A critical study on José María Vigil (1829-1909), a native of Guadalajara and renowned humanist, bibliographer, historian, translator, poet, essayist, journalist, and former director of the National Library of Mexico. This volume explores the importance of this distinguished historical figure's work, as well as biographical details. The texts are written by 21 specialists from various fields in the humanities, each of whom provide a different angle and voice.