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1 Report Upon the Commercial Relations of the United States with Foreign Countries for the Year 1879, Volume II
Washington Government Printing Office 1880 Cloth Good+ Foreign Relations Size: Approx. 6 " x 9" Tables 
Table of Contents: Europe: Sweden and Norway, Denmark, Germany, Netherlands, Belgium, Great Britain and Ireland, France, Switzerland, Spain, Gibraltar, Portugal, Italy, Malta, Austria-Hungary, Greece, Romania, Russia; and Polynesia: Hawaiian Islands, Society Islands. 875 pp. including Index. Numerous tables for each country showing Imports and Exports. Brown cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine. Spine reads: Supplement to Commercial Relations 1879. Small tear at spine top edge. Spine ends bumped/rubbed. Otherwise covers are Very Good. Ex.-mus. stamp and numbers on front free endpaper, otherwise interior is tight, clean and Very Good +. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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2 Alison, Archibald Miscellaneous Essays
Philadelphia Cary & Hart 1845 Reprinted Cloth Good Essay Size: Approx. 6 " x 9 " 
Reprinted from the English Originals, with the Author's corrections for this edition. Contents include: Chateaubriand; Napoleon; Bossuet; Poland; Madame De Stael; Marshal Ney; Robert Bruce; Paris in 1814; The Louvre in 1814; Tyrol; France in 1833; Italy; Military Treason and Civic Soldiers; Arnold's Rome; French Revolution of 1830; Desertion of Portugal; Karamsin's Russia; The Spanish Revolution of 1820 and others. Total of 34 articles. 390 pp. Salmon color covers with some soiling/rubbing. Corner tips bumped/rubbed to boards. Paper label top of spine with black print title: "Cheap Edition Alison's Miscellanies Complete in One Volume". 1/2"X1/4" missing piece at top of spine. Chips at spine end. Overall covers are Good. ex.-lib. bookplate on front endpaper. On free endpaper numbers and "clear" embossed stamp. Brownish tone to endpapers. Slight and sporadic foxing. Otherwise interior is tight, clean and Very Good. Archibald Alison (13 November 1757, Edinburgh-17 May 1839) was a Scottish didactic and philosophical writer. 
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3 Carter, James D.and Carlos Gonzalez GOING TO A BULLFIGHT? HOW TO UNDERSTAND AND ENJOY EVERY PHASE OF IT
1944 Softcover Very Good- Spain Size: Approx. 5 1/2" x 7" Drawings 
Illustrated with drawings of the different "moves" of the bullfighter with spanish words for each "position" and explanation. Red decorative front cover. Back cover is cream-slightly sunned.Creased at top corner. Small nick at side edge, otherwise exterior is VG. Interior is tight, clean, and VG+ 
Price: 12.50 USD
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4 De Lucena Paredes, Luis Seco LA ALHAMBRA DE GRANADA
Leon Espana Editorial Everest 1973 84-241-4709-X / 9788424147099 Wraps Very Good- Spain Size: Approx. 7 1/2" x 10" Color Photographs 
In English. Beautiful colored photographs. 62 pp. Laid in: envelope with 3 postcards of the Cathedral of Santiago De Compostela. Postcards are Fine. Glossy pictorial covers. Soil mark on front cover along side edge, 3/4". Otherwise covers are Very Good. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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5 Editorial Escudo De Oro ALL SEVILLA
Barcelona FISA 1974 84-378-0021-8 / 9788437800219 Third Edition Wraps Very Good+ Travel Guide Size: Approx. 8 " x 9 3/4" Color Photographs 
140 Colour Photographs. Title p. stamped with bookstore? or tourist agency. otherwise interior is Near Fine. Light wear and smudges to cover edges and corners, otherwise clean. 
Price: 8.50 USD
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6 Editorial Escudo De Oro ALL TOLEDO
Barcelona FISA 1974 84-378-0021-8 / 9788437800219 Second Edition Wraps Very Good+ Travel Guide Size: Approx. 8 " x 9 1/2" Color Photographs 
136 Colour Photographs. 123 pp. Light wear to cover edges and corners, interior clean. 
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7 Foster, David W. FORMS OF THE NOVEL IN THE WORK OF CAMILO JOSE CELA
Columbia MO University of Missouri Press 1967 Cloth Near Fine to Fine Spain Size: Approx. 5 1/2" x 8 3/4" 
"Cela's novels are a critic's delight in that the author has followed so many different procedures that have resulted...in so many different forms. Cela has become Spain's most restless and versatile novelistic techniciam. The multiplicity of facets represented in Cela's nine novels has given rise to this study..." 185 pp. including Index and Bibliography. Many quotes from his works in Spanish. Chapters include: La familia de Pascula Duarte, The Novel in a Traditional Form: Pabellon de reposo, An Experiment in the Novel of Psychological Introspection; Nuevas andanzas y desventuras de Lazarillo de Tornes, The Revitalization of a Prototype; La Colmena, The Readaptation of the Novel as a Vision of Society; Mrs. Caldwell habla con su hijo, An Experiment in the New Novel; La Catira, An Experiment with the Ethic Archetype; and Cela's Recent Fiction, A commitment to the New Novel. Book is Near Fine to Fine. Lime green cloth with gilt lettering on front cover and spine. Interior is tight, clean and Near Fine to Fine. 
Price: 80.00 USD
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8 Howells, William Dean FAMILIAR SPANISH TRAVELS
New York Harper & Brothers Publishers 1913 Cloth Good Autobiography Size: Approx. 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" Illustrated 
327 pp. Green cloth covers with gilt lettering and image of Spanish castle on front cover, faded gilt lettering on spine. Cover corners are bumped and rubbed to boards, edges rubbed, some scuffing to cover faces, wear to joints. Spine ends are bent, creased and fraying with some small tears. Gilt top page edge. Previous owner's bookplate adhered to inside front cover, owner's name stamp on front free endpaper. Interior pages are browning along edges, foxing throughout. Loose spine. Book in Good condition. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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9 Irving, Washington THE ALHAMBRA
New York Lovell, Coryell & Company Hard Cover Very Good- Travels Size: 5" x 7 1/2" 
212 pp. Also included is "The Conquest of Spain" with 138 pp. Brown faux leather covers with gilt inlay on front and gilt lettering on spine. Cover corners are bumped, corners and edges are rubbed, moderate scuffing to cover faces, spine ends are bent and fraying. Small tear to top spine. Front hinge broken, back hinge loose but intact. Spine is loose with many breaks in interior. Pages are browning. Book in VG- condition. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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10 Jaccaci, August F. ON THE TRAIL OF DON QUIXOTE: BEING A RECORD OF RAMBLES IN THE ANCIENT PROVINCE OF LA MANCHA
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1896 First Edition Hard Cover Good Spain Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 8 1/2" Daniel Vierge Gift Inscription By Author
"This book is the natural outgrowth of a friendship between artist and author - the one a Spaniard, the other familiar from youth with Spain, and both lovers of the book wherein are recounted the adventures of the good Knight and of his faithful Squire." 239 pp. Illustrated by Daniel Vierge. Gift inscription by author on second free endpaper. Maroon cloth covers with gilt imprint of Quixote on his steed on front cover, faded gilt lettering on spine. Cover corners and edges are bumped and rubbed, cover faces are scuffed and darkened along edges, spine is discolored and faded, wear to joints, spine ends are quite torn and frayed. Gilt top page edge. Bookplate from previous owner on front inside cover. Front hinge broken, back hinge loose, spine loose or broken within interior. Pages are browning along edges, some edges uncut, few corners are lightly creased. Book in Good to Good+ condition. Scarce first edition signed by author. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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11 Rose, R. Selden and Leonard Bacon THE LAY OF THE CID
Berkeley University of California Press 1918 Paper Cover Good+ Poems Size: Approx. 6 1/2" x 10" 
Semicentennial Publications of the University of California 1868-1918. Translated into English Verse. The Lay of the Cid is a translation of the Cantar del mio Cid, a poem written in the mid-twelfth century about the Castilian Hero, Rodrigo Diaz de Bivar, and relating events from his exile from Castile in 1081 until shortly before his death in 1099. One of Leonard Bacon's early translation. He taught at University of California until 1923, and devoted the rest of his life to writing poetry. Bacon won the Pulitzer Prize in 1940 for Sunderland Capture. Gray paper covers. Rubbed along edges. Spine faded and slight tear at bottom spine joint-very minor. Overall covers are Good + or better. Previous owner's name on free endpaper. Title page gives 1919 as date of publication, whereas front cover gives 1918. 130 pp. page edges untrimmed. Interior is tight, clean and Very Good+. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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12 Sabatini, Rafael TORQUEMADA AND THE SPANISH INQUISITION: A HISTORY
Boston and New York Houghton Mifflin Company Revised Edition Hard Cover Very Good- Spain Size: Approx. 5 " x 7 1/2" Photographs 
466 pages with index. Black cloth covers with red lettering on front and spine. Cover corners and edges are lightly bumped and rubbed, minor scuffing to cover faces, small water stain on bottom of front, spine ends are bent and starting to fray. Bookplate adhered to front inside cover. Broken hinges, spine loose within interior. Interior pages clean. Book in VG- to VG condition. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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13 Senate 1852 Foreign Relations Report Regarding Losses Incurred By Spanish Subjects in New Orleans, Including Letter from Daniel Webster, Secretary of State and Millard Fillmore, President
1852 Paperbound Very Good- Spain Size: Approx. 5 1/2" x 8 1/2" 
32d Congress, 1st Session. Senate. Rep. Com. No. 272. "The Committee on Foreign Relations, to whom was referred the message of the President of the United States, of the 15th June, 1852, communicating a report from the Secretary of State, together with a letter from Senor Don Calderon de la Barca, minister of Spain to the United States, claiming indemnity for losses sustained by certain Spanish subjects by the unlawful violence of a mob in New Orleans, consequent on hearing of the execution of certain persons who unlawfully invaded the island of Cuba in August, 1851, with the recommendation of the President contained in said message, that the indemnity should be granted,..." 6 pp. Including a Message from the President (Millard Fillmore); a short paragraph from Danl. Webster, Secretary of State to the President: "The Secretary of State accordingly suggests that Congress be recommended to make provision for the reparation desired"; and correspondence from the Minister to Spain, A.Calderon De La Barca to "The Hon. Daniel Webster, Secretary of State of the United States." Document is disbound. Pages 1-2 are loose, otherwise the document is clean and Very Good+. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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14 Southey, Robert THE CHRONICLE OF THE CID
New York The Heritage Press 1958 Cloth Very Good+ Slipcase Spain Size: Approx. 8 " x 11 3/4 " Rene Ben Sussan 
Translated from the Spanish. With an Introduction by U. S. Pritchett, and Illustrations by Rene Ben Sussan. Issue of The Heritage Club Sandglass (Number IV: 23) is included. Ivory and orange swirl cloth covers. Maroon slipcase with rubbed and faded edges, bump in middle of open side edge, light wear to corners. Small black mark on lower front cover and top back cover. Spine is faded. Red top page edge. Interior is tight and clean. Book in VG+ condition. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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15 Stirling-Maxwell, Sir William ANNALS OF THE ARTISTS OF SPAIN: FOUR VOLUMES
London John C. Nimmo 1891 New Edition Cloth Good- Spain Size: Approx. 7 1/2" x 10 1/2" Illustrated 
A New Edition Incorporating the Author's Own Notes, Additions and Emendations. With Portrait and Twenty-four Steel and Mezzotint Engravings. Also Numerous Engravings on Wood. In Four Volumes. Two hundred and sixty-five copies of this Large Paper Edition printed for England, and one hundred and fifty for America. The engravings given in duplicate, and the initial letters and rules printed in red. Each copy is numbered and type distributed. This is copy No. 315. All volumes have speckled turquoise/brown covers with gilt imprint on front/back and tan title bar on spine. Covers have bumped and rubbed corners and edges, scuffing to faces, spine ends are torn and fraying. Ex. library with similar markings: identification numbers on lower spine, bookplate on front inside cover, library stamp on back of all plates, identification numbers and embossed stamp on illustrations page, embossed stamp on several interior pages, checkout sheet on back free endpaper, pocket envelope on back inside cover. Volume I: 1-360 pp. Volume II: 361-824 pp. Volume III: 825-1254 pp. Volume IV: 1255-1670 pages with appendix and index. Unfortunately, many plates are missing from Volumes II and III. Hinges and spine loose or broken. Chipping and browning to interior page edges. Some small tears to interior pages. Overall volumes in Good- condition. Due to the weight of this collection, extra postage will be required. 
Price: 175.00 USD
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16 Tyler, John SCHOONER AMISTAD
Washington Government Printing Office 1842 Paperbound Very Good American President Size: Approx. 5 3/4" x 9" 
Message from the President of the United States, transmitting Sundry letters between the Department of State and the Chevalier d'Argaiz, on the subject of the schooner "Amistad." 27th Congress, 3d Session, House of Representatives, Executive Doc. No. 191. Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, February 28, 1842. "This correspondence will show the general grounds on which the Spanish minister expresses dissatisfaction with the decision of the Supreme Court in that case, and the answers which have been made to his complaints by the Department of State." Famous Americans within the document include Secretary of State Daniel Webster. 15 pp. Disbound government document. Light foxing and browning to the pages, but the text is very easily legible. Document in Very Good condition. 
Price: 125.00 USD
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