[Cartoneras] Los Hongos de María.
Cuernavaca, México: Cascaron Artesanal, 2019. First Edition. Original Wraps. Made from recycled cardboard, this work celebrates the life of Maria Sabina, who has been credited as introducing modern day psychedelic mushrooms (psilocybin) to westerners. Limited edition of 99. Cartoneras refers to publishing houses that have grown out of this recycling or salvage economy. These small, independent publishers provide a better return on recycled cardboard by turning that cardboard into books. These books are then made available to people at prices lower than that of large publishing houses, broadening people's access to literature. Like new. Tight, bright, and unmarred. 92p., photos, hand decorated cardboard covers, japanese stab-binding. Paperback. In Spanish. Item #11134