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Elogio del Rey Don Alonso el Sabio, premiado por la Real Academia Espa–ola, en junta que celebr— el dia 15 de octubre de 1782.

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Elogio del Rey Don Alonso el Sabio, premiado por la Real Academia Espa–ola, en junta que celebr— el dia 15 de octubre de 1782.

by VARGAS Y PONCE, Joseph de

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About This Item

Madrid, por Don Joachin Ibarra, Impresor da C‰mara de S.M., 1782.. FIRST EDITION. 4¡, recent period sheep, spine with raised bands in 6 compartments, gilt-lettered red lettering piece in second compartment from head, gilt bands (scuffed). Small woodcut vignette on title page. Title page slightly soiled. Overall in very good condition. (1 l.), 76 pp., (1 blank l.). *** FIRST EDITION, and the only separate one, of the life of Alfonso X el Sabio (1221-1284), famous for writing prolific poetry in Galician, for his interest in science, and for introducing the first vernacular law code in Spain, the Siete Partidas. This eulogy includes extensive notes (pp. 63-76). It was reprinted in the Colecci—n de las obras de elocuencia ... premiadas por la Real Academia in 1799, by Ibarra's widow, and in a Paris, 1846 edition of the Siete Partidas. *** Palau 352511. Ruiz Lasala 659: calling for 76 pp. in all. Whitehead p. 213.

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Bookseller
Richard C. Ramer Old & Rare Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
39600
Title
Elogio del Rey Don Alonso el Sabio, premiado por la Real Academia Espa–ola, en junta que celebr— el dia 15 de octubre de 1782.
Author
VARGAS Y PONCE, Joseph de
Book condition
Used
Edition
FIRST EDITION
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Madrid, por Don Joachin Ibarra, Impresor da C‰mara de S.M., 1782.
Keywords
Alfonso el Sabio, Medieval, Spain, Spanish, Royalty, Ibarra imprints, Siete Partidas, Laws, Music, Royalty, Eulogies, Biographies

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First Edition
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