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Olaguer, Valdemar O. . MASKS FOR HERESY. Manila, Philippines: Ateneo De Manila University Press, 1971. Softcover. First Edition. 68 pages. Fine.

Posthumous collection of poems. The second and last collection of the author's poetic output. The first and only edition. Published in a small and limited print run as a softcover original only. There is no ISBN. The First Edition is now rare. Pictorial softcovers with black titles on the cover, as issued. Text by Valdemar Olaguer. Without DJ, as issued. Presents Valdemar Olaguer's "Masks for Heresy". An internationally renowned Filipino poet whose premature death deprived his country of a great talent. Valdemar Olaguer is a poet's poet who has a devoted cult following. An absolute "must-have" title for Valdemar Olaguer collectors. This title is a modern classic. As far as we know, this is the only copy of the First Edition/First Printing available online and despite its imperfection (browning of page edges because of inferior paper used) is still in fine condition: Clean, crisp, and bright, a beauty. A scarce copy thus. One of the most brilliant Filipino poets in English of the 20th century. A fine copy. . $20.00

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