31 May 2007
Los cohetes duraron todo el dias -- The Rockets Went On All Day. Mexico City: Petróleos Mexicanos, 1988. Tall quarto (390 x 275mm). 163 black and white photographs. Original cloth, spine and front cover lettered in gold, original photo-illustrated dust-jacket (spine lightly, evenly faded).
FIRST EDITION. A rare book, never officially distributed, and actively censored by Mexico's then president Carlos Salinas. 'A fine example of a company photobook' by 'one of Mexico's leading radical photographers' (The Photobook). The Photobook, vol. II, pp.198-9.
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