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Lot 154

[Abad y Garcia (Diego Jose)] Musa Americana, first edition, Cadiz, 1769 § Escoiquiz (Juan de) México Conquistada. Poema Heroico, first edition 3 vol. (4)

 

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[Abad y Garcia (Diego Jose)] Musa Americana, first edition, ?lacking final blank, worming, becoming heavier at end, ink inscription to head of title, contemporary marbled wrappers, a little rubbed and worn, [cf. Sabin 51558-9], Cadiz, Espinosa, 1769 § Escoiquiz (Juan de) México Conquistada. Poema Heroico, first edition 3 vol., engraved frontispiece, contemporary mottled calf, minor rubbing, Madrid, Imprenta Real, 1798, 8vo (4)

⁂ The rare first edition of Abad y Garcia's most significant work. Sabin lists only two later editions and refers to it as "a very scarce work".

Full Lot Details

[Abad y Garcia (Diego Jose)] Musa Americana, first edition, ?lacking final blank, worming, becoming heavier at end, ink inscription to head of title, contemporary marbled wrappers, a little rubbed and worn, [cf. Sabin 51558-9], Cadiz, Espinosa, 1769 § Escoiquiz (Juan de) México Conquistada. Poema Heroico, first edition 3 vol., engraved frontispiece, contemporary mottled calf, minor rubbing, Madrid, Imprenta Real, 1798, 8vo (4)

⁂ The rare first edition of Abad y Garcia's most significant work. Sabin lists only two later editions and refers to it as "a very scarce work".

Lot 154

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