Madrid: Pablo de Val, 1665.
First Edition. Hardcover (Vellum). Good Condition. Item #045383
Full contemporary vellum with remains of ties, endpapers replaced, title penned to spine and old pen notation to top page edge, text block loose from binding, title with old ink annotations and a large repair to the right edge - it is repaired by pasting an old original drawing of a villa to the verso, small tear to first page of dedication with an old repair. Foxing, mostly minor browning, some worming in the margins with old paper repairs, touching a letter or two in the bottom margin and touching the gloss in a few spots in the inner gutter, but minor and contained overall, one old marginal note, mostly clean. (32), 372pp.
Nuñez de Castro was the official chronicler of Philip IV of Spain, the second to last of the Castilian kings. Size: Quarto (4to). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: History; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 045383.