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Rosa Ginés donates 259 books from his personal collection to the City Library (11/11/2015)

Totanero writer and researcher Rosa Ginés López, has donated a total of 259 books from his personal literary collection to the City Library "Matthew Smith", located in the Socio-Cultural Center "Jail" in order to expand and improve funds Bibliographic this service.

The writer himself and the Councillor for Culture, Eulalia Moreno, have realized this initiative, which has may be the first of a series of similar gestures totanero make this public infrastructure over the coming months.

The mayor welcomed the "significant deference and great gesture" that has had the totanero writer, whose copies titles various literary genres and areas, such as novels, science fiction, geography, intrigue, history, political items, among many other shows .

The number of donated works had been higher but for repetitive or existing in the documentary literature or because they did not adapt to the characteristics and nature of the service provided in the library were not likely to incorporate them into this, as Rosa said.

The books are in a very good condition and can be made more donations because, he said, "I want to get rid of my funds consistently making them available to the people of Totana".

Gines Rosa, who already has his work among a dozen books about Totana announced that coinciding with the program of cultural events of the festivities of Santa Eulalia'2015, will present his latest book entitled "Stories of a theater in town" to be held in the halls of the Grand Casino of Totana, from 20:00.

The work deals with the social repercussion in Totana implementation of cinemas "Circo Teatro" and "Cinema Rosa" that I run for many years his father, and the "Spanish" movies and "Florida";

presenting numerous stories, anecdotes and curiosities in Totana last century.

Extensive work related to Totana and its history

Rosa Lopez Gines (Totana, 1942), Bachelor of Arts from the University of the Balearic Islands and in History from the University of Murcia, is a student of history, popular songs and customs of this town, which has allowed him to edit many articles of great scientific rigor and more than a dozen books related to these local issues.

Among them are the titles of the trilogy "endearing Totana" (1999), "With accent of my people" (2001), "Tales of Totana" (2003), "The snow pits Espuña. Trade snow in the Kingdom of Murcia, XVI-XX "(2003)," Habanera song of Cuba, nostalgia Totana "(2000)," Materials for the history of Totana "(2005)," Emilio Mora, the poet totanero XIX century "and the book of newspaper articles" abonico Totana "and" In the church we have encountered "(2015), among others.

Gines Rosa, restless traveler across all continents, was editor in the last days of the national weekly "Sign" and contributor to newspapers and magazines Spanish and Madrid correspondent of the Israeli weekly Castilian "Aurora".

Source: Ayuntamiento /

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