Hardcover (Full Leather)
by de Acosta Jose
Hierat. Early Edition. Hardcover (Full Leather). Good Condition. Contemporary rolled pigskin over wooden boards, worn, reamins of clasps, one intect, front hinge cracked inside and out, scattered worming to binding and a few worm holes through the text block touching letters, heavier worming at beginning and end, endpapers a little loose, a few marginal annotations in an early hand. Still intact and attractive overall, though. Conciones de Adventu was first published in 1597, all editions are scarce. Palau I 12. (16), 705, (43)pp.
Most famous for his Natural and Moral History of the Indies, Acosta spent the last few years of his life as rector in Salamanca where Conciones de Adventu was written. Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Inventory No: 046523.
(Inventory #: 046523)