VIELE SAATEN - EINE ERNTE: FESTSCHRIFT ZUM HUNDERTJÄHRIGEN BESTEHEN DES CALWER VERLAGSVEREINS, 1833-1933.
Well produced history of this bookseller - publisher. With foldout facsimiles of letters, maps, etc. Many reproductions of photographs of men important to the firm. Also has a list of titles published. Covers faded.
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ANCIENT SPANISH BALLADS; HISTORICAL AND ROMANTIC.
by Lockhart, J. G. (translator)
Revised edition (Lewis p. 62 A reprint, "This may fairly be called the first of the illuminated books"; McLean for many mentions; Ray no.225). Collection of Spanish ballads translated into English, with notes, by John Gibson Lockhart. Frontispiece. Color printed borders and ornamental letters and vignettes by Owen Jones. Scuffed at joints and rubbed at corners. Foxing. Inscription by previous owner on front endpaper.