octavo, (xviii), (382). The authors deals with the Spanish Conquerors and the romances of chivalry that they knew, and shows how the possible interaction of men and books is indicated particularly by the quest for the Amazons in America. Followed by the printed volumes and how they got through the House of Trade at Seville, on board the trans-Atlantic galleons, and into the porst of entry of the Spanish colonies. Lastly, he provides a series of "case histories" of individual shipments which clearly show the universal dissemination of books throughout the sixteenth-century colonial empire of Spain. Illustrated. Several small chipes to edge of jacket, cloth lightly faded at edges, book clean and solid. N° de réf. du libraire
Titre : Books of the Brave. Being an Account of ...
Éditeur : Harvard Univ Press,
Date d'édition : 1949
Reliure : cloth in dust jacket.
Edition : First Edition..
Description du livre Harvard University Press January 1949, 1949. Hardcover. État : Very Good. Etat de la jaquette : Good. used hardcover in dust jacket. jacket is somewhat worn about the edges, with a number of small chips and tears at the extremeties. a bit discolored at the spine and with a couple of square inches missing from back panel, though still largely intact. pages a bit discolored with age. jacket flap price clipped. pages and binding are clean, straight and tight. there are no marks to the text or other serious flaws. N° de réf. du libraire 1022477
Description du livre HArvard Univ. Press, Cambridge, 1949. Hardcover. État : Good +. Etat de la jaquette : No Dustjacket. 1st Edition. Minor fading to the spine but the gilt lettering on the spine is still legible. Bibliography and References. There are 7 black and white illustrations. Rust colored boards. Size: Tall 8vo. N° de réf. du libraire 003094
Description du livre Gordian, NY, 1964. Reprint og 1949 edition. 8vo, pp. xiii, 381. Bibliography, references, index. With several illustrations. A VG tight copy. N° de réf. du libraire 45691
Description du livre University of California Press, U.S.A., 1992. Soft cover. État : Near Fine. [Libr-B]. 453 pp. Softcover, bound in wraps. Light shelf-wear. N° de réf. du libraire 062410
Description du livre Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 1949. Hard Cover. État : Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition. xiii (5), 381 pp, Los Conquistadores (a poem by Mauuel Machado), To Whom It May Concern, list of 7 b&w illustrations, I. The Spanish Conquistador, II. The Romances of Chivalry, III. The Conquistador and the "Lying Histories," IV. Amazons, Books, and Conquerors -- Mexico, V. Amazons, Books, and Conquerors -- South America, VI. The Conquerors and the Moralists, VII. Light Literature and the Law, VIII. Books Follow the Conqueror, IX. Favorite Fiction, X. The House of Trade and the Conquerors' Books, XI. Boats and Books, XII. Vistas and Books, XIII. On the Mexican Book Trade, 1576, XIV. Best Seller of the Lima Book Trade, 1583, XV. On Man's Library, Manila, 1583, XVI. On the Mexican Book Trade, 1600, XVII. The Picaro Follows the Conquistador, XVIII. Don Quixote Invades the Spanish Indies, XIX. Don Quixote in the Land of the Incas, XX. The Literary Legacy, a brief bibliography, references, index. Faded spine with partial fading to board edges, and lightly age-toned text block edges, else, no wear. Clean, tight and strong binding with no underlining, highlighting or marginalia. Brick-red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Size: 8vo. N° de réf. du libraire 003813
Description du livre University of California Press, 1992. Hardcover with dustjacket. N° de réf. du libraire 8065
Description du livre University of California Press 1992-12-09, 1992. Paperback. État : good. 0520078160. N° de réf. du libraire 663078
Description du livre Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA, 1949. Hardcover. État : Good. Octavo. Octavo. Hardcover Cloth. 1949. Ex-Library with the usual treatments. Text in English 381 pp. Bound in original cloth. Cover shows mild edge wear. Interior text and plates are clean throughout. Binding solid. N° de réf. du libraire GRP90646542
Description du livre Gordian, New York, 1964. Hard Cover. État : Good. No Jacket. c. 1949. Brown boards, gilt spine lettering, spine has white ink call #, barcode residue clear-taped over back cover, top spine-end clear-taped, wear showing at spine ends/corners, library stamps/pocket remains fep/p. 25/bottom page edges, binding tight, contents clean. Illustrated. xiii + 381 pp. G. Ex-Library. N° de réf. du libraire 002242
Description du livre University of California Press, Berkeley, 1992. Hard Cover. État : Very Good. No Jacket. First Printing thus. [xlviii], 453pp [scrape to top, front cover edge at opening corner, exposing board, else Very Good+] Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. N° de réf. du libraire 010149