Title=ANCIENT SPANISH BALLADS; HISTORICAL AND ROMANTIC.
(Jones, Owen) Lockhart, J. G. (translator) ANCIENT SPANISH BALLADS; HISTORICAL AND ROMANTIC.
London John Murray 1859 4to full contemporary leather, gilt title and ornamentation on spine, raised bands, gilt ornamentation on boards, all edges gilt. unpaginated 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. Price: $ 250.00
Order nr. 107251