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YEVES, Conde de, and others. Poliantea cinegética. Escrito por varios autores modernos. Dedícale el Copista al Excmo. Señor Conde de Yebes. Bilbao: Angelmo Ortiz Alfau, 1953. Manuscript on paper (154 x 115mm) by Angelmo Alfau, 78ff. in red and black, title within baroque architectural border, 8 illuminated initials, 10 original watercolours, most signed by Rafael Ortiz Alfau, tail-piece ink drawings in red. Maroon morocco gilt. Articles on the art of hunting published in La España 1944, and collected in this single volume.
BOTAN Y RODRIGUEZ, Francisco. Tratado de caza: o arte de manejar la escopeta con la reglas para cazar y precauciones. [Spain]: 1854. Manuscript on paper (132 x 98mm). 108ff. most numbered, bordered in red. 20th-century maroon morocco gilt, watered-silk doublures, gauffered edges, slipcase. With leaves at end for entering the number of partridges, hares and rabbits taken in the year.
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