• The Country House Sale - Newto auction at Christies

    Sale 5984

    The Country House Sale - Newton Hall

    20 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 135

    ABU-ALLA-MOHAMED-AL-EDRISI. Descripción de España .. con traduccion y notas de D. José Antonio Conde. Madrid: Imprenta Real por Pedro Pereyra, 1799. 8° (181 x 118mm), parallel Arabic and Spanish text, mid-19th-century English half calf, marbled boards and edges. FIRST PRINTING of Edrisi's 12th-century text. Palau 1107. [With:]

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    ABU-ALLA-MOHAMED-AL-EDRISI. Descripción de España .. con traduccion y notas de D. José Antonio Conde. Madrid: Imprenta Real por Pedro Pereyra, 1799. 8° (181 x 118mm), parallel Arabic and Spanish text, mid-19th-century English half calf, marbled boards and edges. FIRST PRINTING of Edrisi's 12th-century text. Palau 1107. [With:]

    SANTA CLARA, Anastasio de. Guia de Viajantes, ou Roteiro de Lisboa pere as contes e cidades principaes de Europa. Lisbon: F.L. Ameno, 1791. Small 8° (148 x 90mm), contemporary Portugese patterned sheep (extremities rubbed, small stain on lower cover). FIRST EDITION. Palau 297809 -- Discurso sobre el luxô de las Señoras, y proyecto de un trage nacional. Madrid: Imprenta Real, 1788. Small 8° (150 x 94mm), 3 hand-coloured etched costume plates, contemporary marbled wrappers. ONLY RECORDED EDITION. Palau 74339; and 12 other small vols. in Spanish, all leather bound. (15)


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