SANTOS, Francisco (1631-1700). Día y noche de Madrid, discursos de lo mas notable que en él passa. Madrid: Pablo de Val, a costa de Iuan de Valdes, 1663. 8° (141 x 89mm). Woodcut and type ornaments. (Title soiled, small hole in one preliminary, E4 with repaired tears slightly affecting a few letters, Q3 with marginal repair, some headlines shaved.) Maroon morocco by Brugalla, 1946, gilt supralibros, gilt edges. FIRST EDITION of the first recorded novel by Santos, containing eighteen discourses on the life and manners of Madrid. Le Sage used much of the material in his Diable Boiteux. Goldsmith S-243; Palau 300560; cf. Salvá II, 1978.
SANTOS, Francisco (1631-1700). Los gigantones enMadrid por defuera y prodigioso entretenido. Festiva salida al Santo Christo del Pardo. Madrid: Pablo de Val, 1666. 8° (141 x 91mm). Large woodcut opening initial. (D2 faulty at margin, D4 with repair affecting the final line and causing slight loss, I6r with stain affecting visibility of a few letters, occasional marginal repairs including N1, Q1, and S1, Q2v with slight paper fault.) Maroon morocco gilt by Brugalla, 1946. PROBABLE FIRST EDITION, including some verse. Goldsmith G-246; Salvá 1980; Palau 300569.