Charlotte Du Rietz Rare Books (ILAB): Spain
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 CARTER, FRANCIS:, Reise von Gibraltar nach Malaga im Jahr 1772. Leipzig, Sigfried Lebrecht Crusius, 1779.
CARTER, FRANCIS:
Reise von Gibraltar nach Malaga im Jahr 1772. Leipzig, Sigfried Lebrecht Crusius, 1779.
pp. (x), 182; (iv), 183-388, (1). With one engraved folding map, 11 engraved plates, of which two folding, and some vignettes. Contemporary half calf on marbled boards, spine richly decorated in compartments and with two title labels. A German edition translated from the English original (1777) of Carter's journey through Moorish Spain. Francis Carter (1741-83) was a British numismatist and bibliophile. The illustrations depict Roman inscriptions and coins. Palau 46444.
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Book number: 120006
€  800.00 [Appr.: US$ 939.2 | £UK 730.25 | JP• 103897]
Catalogue: Spain
Keywords: Spain, spain, spanish, spanien, europe, travel, exploration,
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ESTORCH Y SIQUÃÁS, PABLO:
Gramática de la lengua catalana. Barcelona 1857.
Small 8vo. Pp. 312, 34. Contemporary or slightly later boards, red morocco spine, gilt. Not in Vater. Palau 84288.
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Book number: 34038
€  220.00 [Appr.: US$ 258.28 | £UK 201 | JP• 28572]
Catalogue: Spain
Keywords: Spain, spain, catalan, europe, europa, linguistics, languages

 
TOWNSEND JOSEPH:
Resa genom Spanien Ã¥ren 1786 och 1787, med tilläggningar utur Herr Bourgoings resa genom samma rike. Sammandrag af Samuel ÃĖdmann. Stockholm, Johan A. Carlbohm, 1794.
Pp. (viii), 408. Partly with some maginal staining. Small repair to upper part of right corner of half title. Later (19th century) half cloth on marbled boards, spine lettered in gilt, corners worn, small tear to spine. Bookplates. A Swedish abridged edition of Townsends' narrative about Spain translated from the German edition published at Leipzig in 1792. Valuable account of Spanish customs, literature, theater, character, etc., based on Jean Francois Bourgoing's work on Spain (1789). Cf Cox i, p. 160.
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Book number: 32091
€  160.00 [Appr.: US$ 187.84 | £UK 146.25 | JP• 20779]
Catalogue: Spain
Keywords: Spain, spain, spanish, europe, european, travel, travels, exploration

 
TOWNSEND JOSEPH:
Resa genom Spanien Ã¥ren 1786 och 1787, med tilläggningar utur Herr Bourgoings resa genom samma rike. Sammandrag af Samuel ÃĖdmann. Stockholm, Johan A. Carlbohm, 1794.
Pp. (viii), 408. Contemporary half calf, spine with five rasied bands and title label, slightly rubbed. Copy of Ericsberg. A Swedish abridged edition of Townsends' narrative about Spain translated from the German edition published at Leipzig in 1792. Valuable account of Spanish customs, literature, theatre, character, etc., based on Jean Francois Bourgoing's work on Spain (1789). Cf Cox i, p. 160.
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Book number: 99779
€  200.00 [Appr.: US$ 234.8 | £UK 182.75 | JP• 25974]
Catalogue: Spain
Keywords: Spain, spain, spanish, europe, european, travel, travels, exploration, espagne, voyage,

 
KERNELL, PER ULRIK / STENHAMMAR, CHR. (EDITOR):
Anteckningar under en resa i det sydliga Europa. Utur hans bref och efterlemnade dagbok. Linköping, Axel Petre, 1825.
Pp. (x), 280 (2). Uncut copy in original printed wrappers, chipped. Old signature on title. Posthumously published letters and diary notes written during an early Swedish journey to southern Europe. Places visited are Gibraltar, Marseille, Nizza, Genua, Rome, Munich, Augsburg, N√ľrnberg, etc. First edition.
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Book number: 22033
€  180.00 [Appr.: US$ 211.32 | £UK 164.5 | JP• 23377]
Catalogue: Spain
Keywords: Spain, spain, france, italy, germany, europe, european, travel, travels, exploration, explore

 
DE LARDIZABAL, FRANCISCO IGNACIO:
Gramatica Vasconcada. San Sebastian, Imprenta de Ignacio Ramon Baroja, 1856.
Small Folio. Pp. (ii), iv, 87; 52, (2). Old wrappers. First edition of this grammatical work for the Basque language (or Euskara) posthumously published to be used at primary schools when teaching Euskara. De Lardizabal (1806-55) was a priest, writer and Spanish philologist.
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Book number: 100434
€  450.00 [Appr.: US$ 528.3 | £UK 410.75 | JP• 58442]
Catalogue: Spain
Keywords: Spain, spain, spanish, europe, euroepan, language, langue, linguistic, vascongado, vascongada, vasca, vasco, basque, baskiska, la lengua vasca, euskara

 
LOEFLING, PEHR / LINNÃÁ, CARL VON (ED.):
Iter hispanicum, eller resa til spanska länderna uti Europa och America, förrättad ifrån år 1751 til år 1756, med beskrifnignar och rön öfver de märkvärdigaste växter, utgiven efter dess frånfälle af Carl Linnaeus. Stockholm, Lars Salvius, 1758.
Pp. (xx), 316. With two folding engraved plates. First three leaves with marginal browning. Contemporary half calf, rebacked with original spine preserved, rubbed. Old ownership signatures on front paste down and annotations in an old hand on front endpaper. Copy of Lars Bergquist (born 1930), Swedish diplomat and author. First edition of Loefling's travel account describing the flora in Spain and South America, posthumously published by his teacher Carl von Linné. The main part of the work comprises "Plantae hispanicae and plantae americanae" with descriptions of 52 Spanish plants and 75 American plants. In 1751 Pehr Loefling was invited by the Spanish government to study the flora and organize botanical research in the country. He stayed in the area around Madrid, collecting about 1400 distinct plants. A few years later he moved to the Spanish territories in South America where he died already in 1756. Loefling's manuscript and additional notes of the collection are still kept at Madrid. Hulth p.110. Pritzel 6213. Sabin 41772. Soulsby 3588. Stafleu & Cowan 4921.
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Book number: 100943
€  1800.00 [Appr.: US$ 2113.2 | £UK 1642.75 | JP• 233768]
Catalogue: Spain
Keywords: Spain, south america, spain, espagne, spanish, natural history, botany, botanical, linné, exploration, travel,

 
MARTI, FRANCISCO DE PAULA:
Tachigrafía castellana ó Arte de Escribir con tanta velocidad como se habla, con la misma claridad que la escritura comun. Madrid, En la imprenta sita Calle de Capellanes, 1803.
Small 4to. Pp. xvi, 75. With one engraved frontispiece (or decorated extra title) and 16 engraved plates, all cut to the plate and mounted as leporellos on two folded paper strokes. Some staining. Last leaf with marginal paperflaw without any loss of text. Old signature on title. 19th century half vellum. First illustrated edition of an early work on stenography, mainly devoted to the Spanish phonetics. The author, a member of the Economical Society of Madrid and of the Academy of San Fernando, here recommends a syllabic system of transcription, wheras the systems previously elaborated were literal. In the introduction he discusses in detail the stenographic methods elaborated in England and France and their drawbacks concerning the application to the Spanish language. Palau v,70 (states this to be the second edition, preceded by an earlier in 1800 without ills. (?)).
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Book number: 28109
€  600.00 [Appr.: US$ 704.4 | £UK 547.75 | JP• 77923]
Catalogue: Spain
Keywords: Spain, language, langue, linguistic, stenography, spain, spanish, castellana,

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