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Chronicle of the Cid, from the Spanish

by Southey, Robert

First American Edition

Price: $225.00
from: Rose's Books, IOBA


  • Seller Inventory #: 011794
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Very Good
  • Edition: First American Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Daniel Bixby
  • Place: Lowell, MA, USA
  • Date published: 1846
  • Keywords: EL CID CHRONICA DEL FAMOSO CAVELLERO CID RUYDIEZ CAMPEADOR POEMA DEL CID ROMANCES DEL CID

Lowell, MA, USA: Daniel Bixby, 1846. Lowell: Daniel Bixby, 1846. First American Edition, stated. Tall 8vo. Brown silk boards, decoratively blindstamped, rebacked in matching dark brown cloth, blindstamped, gilt titles. Antique ex-library with plates from the Sturgis Library (Barnstable, MA), hand-numbered and hand-dated, and Boston Public library inside front board. xvi, 486 pp. Includes very useful preface that includes information on the original writings translated in this work (translation came from three different works): Chronica del Famoso Cavellero Cid Ruyiez Campeador, Burgos 1593, the Poema del Cid, and the Romances del Cid. There is also a 43-page introduction. Very good. . First American Edition. Decorative Silk. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Antique ex-library.