24 June 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 750
Estimate USD 800 - USD 1,200
CID. Roderigo Diaz de Bivár (ca 1040 - 1099). Chronica del famoso cavallero Cid Ruy Diez campeador. Burgos: Philippe de Junta & Juan Baptista Varesio, 1593.
2o (270 x 174 mm). Engraved vignette-title printed in red and black, 2 plates and initials. (Lacking S8 and V8, title-page and V7 laid down on antique paper preserving text on versos, many leaves remargined, numerous lower corners renewed, some pages close-cropped affecting the running title, some spotting, some browning and a few stains.) Rembôitage in early vellum. Provenance: Hispanic Society of America (bookplates).
Reproducing Fr. Juan López de Velorado's text. Palau 54497.
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This lot is offered without reserve.
PROPERTY FROM THE HISPANIC SOCIETY OF AMERICA, DEACCESSIONED BY ORDER OF THE TRUSTEES TO BENEFIT THE ACQUISITIONS FUND
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