Al Publico. [text begins:] Encargado del penoso destino de perseguir los delitos, y castigar á los malvados, no es de estrañar que me haya formado depravados enemigos .

VALDIVIESO, Manuel Joaquin].

Published by (Santiago de Chile), Imprenta de R. Rengifo, dated 16 March 1828., 1828
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Folio (29 x 18.5 cm.), disbound. Caption title. Small woodcut of roses at end. Light browning. Good to very good condition. Early manuscript foliation in ink. (1 l.) *** FIRST and ONLY EDITION. Valdivieso, a judge who had been maligned in print by José Agustin de la Rosa y Herrera, here explains that Rosa y Herrera came to his court after a priest accused him of insulting him and blaspheming. Valdivieso then discovered that the accused had run off with an innocent young woman and had been living with her in poverty in Santiago. He sent the young woman to a decent home, assigned 15 days of community service to Rosa y Herrera, and released him on his own recognizance to return to his family. The next Valdivieso heard of him was when Rosa y Herrera published a scurrilous attack on him.Valdivieso (d. 1839), a lawyer, was named a judge in criminal court in 1828. Two years later he was named to the Corte Suprema. In 1826-1827 he had served as deputy in the Congreso Naional Constituyente, and from 1831-1833 he was deputy in the Asamblea Provincial de Santiago.*** Briseño III, 22 , no. 124. Not located in CCPBE. Not located in Rebiun. Not located in Copac. Bookseller Inventory # 37794

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Title: Al Publico. [text begins:] Encargado del ...

Publisher: (Santiago de Chile), Imprenta de R. Rengifo, dated 16 March 1828.

Publication Date: 1828

Edition: 1st Edition

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