Title: Histoire d'Espagne, 1848
Author: Victor Auguste Du Hamel
Publisher: Tours, Ad Mame et Cie
Condition: Very Good
A mid 19th century edition of Hamel’s History of Spain.
This edition is bound in a brilliantly decorated and ornate cartonnage binding of the period, with gold gilt set again white and blue, with a beautiful wrath of flowers around the central panel, with a wonderful central panel on the front, depicting a Spanish nobleman, his family, and his royal entourage.
There are several plates throughout.
One finely decorated cartonnage volume in 12mo, 308 pages
On note of condition this volume is in very good shape, with minor rubbing and wear to the head and foot of the spine, as well as the corners, with some staining to the back. The binding is in excellent shape otherwise, with the gilt decoration shining brightly. There is minor foxing throughout.