Results (1 - 30) of 1338 1 2 3 4 5

Cervantes Saavedra, [Miguel de].

Published by Madrid, Don Joaquín Ibarra Impresor de Cámara de S.M. y de la Real Academia, 1780. (1780)

Used Hardcover First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 81,333.28
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 22.56
From Austria to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Madrid, Don Joaquín Ibarra Impresor de Cámara de S.M. y de la Real Academia, 1780., 1780. 4to (296 x 220 mm). 4 vols. With 4 additional engraved titles, portrait of the author and 31 plates after Carnicero, Barranco, Brunette, Del Castillo, Ferro and Gil, engraved by Ballester, Barcelon, Fabregat, Gil, Mol, Muntaner, Salvador y Carmona and Selam, double-page engraved map, engraved ornamental initials and head- and tail-pieces, occasional light soiling and staining, contemporary mottled sheep, sides with gilt roll tool borders, gilt panelled spines with red morocco labels and floral tools (skillfully restored with later endpapers). All edges gilt. A fine large copy of one of the great monuments of Spanish typography. "Magnífica edición y superior en belleza artística a todas las que hasta entonces se habían hecho en España y en el extranjero" (Palau); a book which, according to Richard Ford, "no grand library should be without". The idea for an edition illustrated by the best Spanish artists of the day, members of the Academia de San Fernando, was conceived in 1773 by Vincente de los Ríos (1732-79), soldier and Cervantista, and Francisco Antonio de Angulo, secretary of the Academia Real. Some 1600 copies of the work were printed, on special paper from the Guarro mill in Catalunya and with specially designed type cast from matrices made by Jerónimo Gil. The text is that of Juan de la Cuesta's 1605 second edition, which at the time was thought to be the first edition. - Provenance: José Maria Andrade (1807-83, Mexican bookseller); Emperor Maximilian of Mexico; Laurent Veydt (1800-77, Belgian Minister of Finance), bookplates; Jules Malou (1810-86, Belgian Prime Minister and Minister of Finance), letter recording the presentation of the volume to him (Brussels, 1876). Maximilian I was the younger brother of the Austrian Emperor Franz Joseph. Sent out to rule Mexico in 1864, he was captured and executed by rebels three years later. He had acquired the present volume in 1865 when he bought part of the library of the bookseller Andrade, hoping that this would form the nucleus of a national Imperial Library. However, he hadn't paid Andrade for the collection at the time of his death, and it was hastily packed up by the owner during the last days of the Empire and transported on mule-back to Vera Cruz, from where it was shipped to Europe and sold by public auction in Leipzig in 1869, fetching over $16,500. Many of the rare printed books and pamphlets on Mexico were acquired by the American historian Hubert Howe Bancroft and now form part of the Bancroft Library in the University of California. Palau 52024. Cohen/de Ricci 218f. Bookseller Inventory # 45326

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 1.

INGENIOSO HIDALGO DON QUIXOTE DE LA MANCHA.Nueva: Cervantes Saavedra Miguel

Cervantes Saavedra Miguel De

Published by Madrid Don Joachin Ibarra 1780 (1780)

Used First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Buddenbrooks, Inc. ABAA (Newburyport, MA, U.S.A.)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 52,250.00
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 10.00
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Madrid Don Joachin Ibarra 1780, 1780. 4 volumes. The First Ibarra Edition, the most revered and beautifully illustrated and printed pressing of the most treasured work in all of Spanish literature, a monument of Spanish typography. The edition chosen by the Fathers of Seville for presentation after the defeat of Napoleon by the English. The choice of this edition as a gift in thanks for rescuing Spain from Napoleon's onslaught is of the greatest importance and suggests the esteem in which the edition was held by the people of Spain. With an engraved portrait, engraved title pages in each volume, 31 fine engraved plates and 66 charming head- and tailpieces, and a large map with Quixote's peregrinations in the first volume. Large 4to, a splendid and very beautiful binding by the firm of Simier R. du Roi, binder to the king, in the finest dark purple goatskin, adorned in gold and blind decorations, the spines titled and numbered in gold and with very rich and beautiful gold decorations in compartments, rich gold dentelles and edges. Simier's "variety and and technique were superb; he had no superior and few rivals during his career" ( Ramsden's French Bookbinders 1789-1848 ). [iv], XIV, ccvviv, 199; [iv], 418; [ii], xiv, 306; [iv], 346. This is a superb example in the most wonderful state of preservation. A magnificent binding and the most beautiful Cervantes we have ever encountered. AN EXTRAORDINARY COPY OF THE FIRST IBARRA CERVANTES. PROFUSELY AND BEAUTIFULLY ILLUSTRATED THROUGHOUT WITH THE FINEST ENGRAVINGS. PERHAPS THE MOST BEAUTIFUL AND DESIRABLE SET AVAILABLE OF THE MAGNIFICENT IBARRA EDITION. The Ibarra Edition is "the finest edition of Don Quixote that has ever been printed" (D. B. Updike). Printed for the Royal Spanish Academy in Spanish-designed types, lavishly ornamented, and containing the Prologue of the Academy, the Life of Cervantes, and a Chronological Plan and Analysis of the book, this is not only the finest edition of Cervantes, but is also a monument of European fine printing. What results from the combination of edition and presentation is a remarkable historical artifact whose position in the annals of bibliophily is perhaps unequaled except by a handful of famous books. It boils down to this: the greatest imaginative work from the Spanish mind, in its most beautiful physical manifestation. Binder to the King, Simier's "variety and and technique were superb; he had no superior and few rivals during his career" ( Ramsden's French Bookbinders 1789-1848 ). This was the edition given to one of the most famous figures in military history, in gratitude for one of the most important military operations in European history. Bookseller Inventory # 25706

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 2.

El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quixote de la: CERVANTES, Miguel de.

CERVANTES, Miguel de.

Published by Madrid: Joaquín Ibarra, 1780 (1780)

Used First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Peter Harrington. ABA member (London, United Kingdom)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 33,655.62
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 20.33
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Madrid: Joaquín Ibarra, 1780, 1780. 4 volumes, quarto (294 × 216 mm). Contemporary mottled calf, smooth spines divided in compartments by decorative rolls in gilt, red morocco numbering- and lettering-pieces, compartments at head and tail richly gilt with massed wavy rolls, sides bordered in gilt with a flower-head and leaf spray roll, marbled endpapers, gilt edges. A little wear in places with slight loss of gilt border, the leather skilfully re-polished, small stain to fore-edge of first few leaves in vol. 3, small light water stain to upper margin of last two gatherings of vol. 4, else clean and fresh throughout, an excellent set. Engraved portrait, 4 extra engraved titles, 31 engraved plates by Antonio Carnicero, Joseph Castillo, Bernardo Barranco, Joseph Brunete, Gerónimo Gil, and Gregorio Ferro, engraved head- and tailpieces, ornamental initials, engraved map. First printing of the celebrated Ibarra edition. Printed for La Real Academia Española (the Spanish Royal Academy) by Joaquín Ibarra y Marín, this edition was intended to be a supreme example of Spanish craftsmanship lavished on the nation's greatest literary work. This edition excels in beauty of type, design, paper, illustration and printing, as well as incorporating a carefully edited and corrected text. The illustrations and ornaments were designed by the best Spanish artists of the day, the paper was milled expressly for this edition, and the type was specially cut. It contains the first map depicting the route taken by Don Quixote and Sancho Panza through Spain. Palau 52024. Bookseller Inventory # 75500

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 3.

CERVANTES

Used Hardcover First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Oslo Rare Books (Oslo, Norway)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 32,329.98
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 6.77
From Norway to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: 4 vol. 4to, brown calf, gilt patterns on the covers, gilt spine with raised bands, yellow edges, box. First edition published by the Spanish Royal Academy, widely considered as one the greatest masterpiece of Iberian printing. The illustration consists of 4 frontispieces, a portrait of Cervantes, and 31 figures engraved after Gil, Del Catillo, Mol, Ballester etc? printed on fine paper, this edition features a special typeface designed by Jerónimo Gil for the occasion. Minute rubbing to the binding, very fresh copy without spotting. Bookseller Inventory # 52040

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 4.

El ingenioso hidalgo Don Quijote de la: Cervantes,Teodoro Miciano

Cervantes,Teodoro Miciano

Published by Ediciones Jurado (1952)

Used Hardcover First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: castlebooksbcn (Barcelona, Spain)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 14,523.80
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 16.36
From Spain to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Ediciones Jurado, 1952. Encuadernación de tapa dura. Book Condition: Muy bien. Dust Jacket Condition: Muy bien. 1ª Edición. Extraordinaria edición del Quijote. Uno de los 30 ejemplares en papel blanco, de hilo, ala forma fabricado expresamente por la Casa Guarro, con las filigranas de la obra,de la editorial y del fabricante,con una serie de láminas en japón antiguo y numerados del I al XXX. Tomo I - 17 grabados Tomo II - 18 grabados Tomo III - 17 grabados Tomo IV - 21 grabados. Huella de la plancha 232 x 172 mm o menos, en h. de 350 x 260 mm. Impresor:Francisco Melich. Encuadernado en caja de cartoné decorado con lomera en pergamino y dorados. Interior en rama con sobrecubierta. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-15733635721

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 5.

The First Part and the Second Part: ASHENDENE PRESS) CERVANTES

ASHENDENE PRESS) CERVANTES SAAVEDRA, Miguel de.

Published by Chelsea: Chelsea, The Ashendene Press, 1927–28 (1927)

Used First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Peter Harrington. ABA member (London, United Kingdom)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 11,218.54
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 20.33
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Chelsea: Chelsea, The Ashendene Press, 1927–28, 1927. 2 large folio volumes (430 × 308 mm). Publisher's full green morocco, spine in compartments with gilt titles direct. Nicks to bands and corners, but a lovely set, internally fine and in excellent condition. Printed in red and black in Ptolemy type; text in double columns; border and initials designed by Louise Powell and cut on wood by W. M. Quick and Geo. H. Ford. First Ashendene edition, one of 225 copies on Batchelor paper, out of a total edition of 245 copies. "First appearance of Ptolemy type. Ashendene knight-in-armour paper taken as a single work Don-Quixote is the largest of the Ashendene books. It has an interesting alternative to Hewitt's drawn or printed initials, the successful but unrepeatable device of neo-Kelmscott initials, borders and opening words cut on wood from designs by Louise Powell. The new Ashendene type was imitated and adapted from the Geographia of Ptolemaeus, printed by Leonard Holle at Ulm in 1482. In two columns, with red used chiefly for headings and shoulder notes, decorated but not illustrated, this link with the Kelmscott past was an entirely successful venture" (Franklin, The Ashendene Press). Ashendene Bibliography XXXVI; Franklin, The Ashendene Press, pp. 241-242; Ransom, Private Presses, p. 206, no. 39; Tomkinson, p. 8, no. 39. Bookseller Inventory # 87243

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 6.

El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quijote de la: Miguel de Cervantes

Miguel de Cervantes

Published by Planeta-Fundación Gala-Dalí (2003)

ISBN 10: 8467402768 ISBN 13: 9788467402766

New Hardcover First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 10,340.95
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 16.36
From Spain to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Planeta-Fundación Gala-Dalí, 2003. Encuadernación de tapa dura. Book Condition: Nuevo. Dust Jacket Condition: Excelente. 1ª Edición. Editorial Planeta y Fundación Gala - Salvador Dalí. Barcelona., 2003. Edición limitada a 998 ejemplares numerados con certificación notarial. 370 x 370 mm. 672 p. 43 láminas, con el nº del volumen y el logotipo de la Fundación Gala - Salvador Dalí. Encuadernación de lujo: forrada en tela aterciopelada con estampaciones en oro y negro, cinta de lectura en seda dorada. Acompañada por un volumen de Estudios: 240 x 240 mm. 192 p. 5 fotografías de Dalí.Todo ello en un una caja. Para el texto del Quijote se ha tomado como base la edición anotada de Martín de Riquer. Edición excepcional, de coleccionista, de El Quijote exclusiva y muy singular. Bookseller Inventory # 003

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 7.

The History of the Most Renowned Don: Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel

Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de

Published by Printed by Tho. Hodgkin, and are to be sold by John Newton, London (1687)

Used Hardcover First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB (Brattleboro, VT, U.S.A.)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 10,000.00
Convert Currency
Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Printed by Tho. Hodgkin, and are to be sold by John Newton, London, 1687. First edition of the first illustrated edition in English of Don Quixote. Folio, bound in full brown calf to period, raised bands, elaborately gilt-decorated spine, red morocco spine label. With copper-engraved frontispiece and eight copper-engraved plates, each bearing two images. From the library at Brandon on the James, the plantation home to the Harrisons in Virginia. Translated by John Phillips. In very good condition with all plates present. Some minor wear and a small paper repair to one page. An exceptional example of this rarity. Don Quixote tells the tale of a man so entranced by reading about the chivalrous romantic ideals touted in books that he decides to take up his sword and become a knight-errant himself, with the aims of defending the helpless and warding off the wicked. With his somewhat confused laborer-turned-squire, Sancho Panza, they roam the world together and have adventures that have haunted reader's imaginations for nearly four hundred years. Don Quixote is generally recognized as the first modern novel. Over those years, it has had an incredible influence on thousands of writers, from Dickens to Faulkner, who once said he reread it once a year, "just as some people read the Bible". Vladamir Nabokov is quoted as saying, "Don Quixote is greater today than he was in Cervantes's womb. [He] looms so wonderfully above the skyline of literature, a gaunt giant on a lean nag, that the book lives and will live through [his] sheer vitality. He stands for everything that is gentle, forlorn, pure, unselfish, and gallant. The parody has become a paragon.". Bookseller Inventory # 3872

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 8.

Item Description: Leipzig: Insel-Verlag -1908, 1907. XV, 498; 573; 582; XV, 453; 383 S. Dunkelrote Orig.-Maroquinlederbände mit prächtigem, ornamental goldgeprägtem Rücken nach dem Entwurf von Carl Czeschka sowie Kopfgoldschnitt. Nummer 21 von 100 handschriftlich numerierten Exemplaren der Vorzugsausgabe auf unbeschnittenem Büttenpapier. Der österreichische Maler und Grafiker Carl Czeschka (1878-1960) gehört zu den prominentesten Vertretern der Wiener Werkstätte. Schönes, einheitliches Exemplar mit nur minimalen Gebrauchsspuren: Der Rücken von Band 2 der Novellen ist etwas verblaßt und spielt leicht ins Orangefarbene, das Vorsatzpapier von Band 1 mit einigen wenigen Stockfleckchen. Auf einer Seite gibt es unten einen kleinen Eckabriß des Papiers, der etwa daumennagelgroß ist. Die vergoldeten Kopfschnitte sind ganz gering angestaubt, insgesamt handelt es sich jedoch um ein schönes, wohlerhaltenes Exemplar und einen der Höhepunkte der Buchgestaltung des Jugendstils in Deutschland. Erste Ausgabe. Bookseller Inventory # 516

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 9.

The History of the Most Renowned Don: Cervantes, Saavedra, Miguel
Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 9,000.00
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 10.00
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Thomas Hodgkin, 1687. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. First Edition, First Printing of the First illustrated Edition in English of Don Quixote. A beautiful copy bound in full brown calf to period, with raised bands and is elaborately gilt-decorated on the spine. The book has the copper-engraved frontispiece and eight copper-engraved plates, each bearing two images. The book is in great shape. The binding is tight with NO cocking or leaning with minor wear to the boards. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a wonderful copy in collector's condition. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-15196893240

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 10.

Cervantes Saavedra] Jarvis Charles, Esq

Published by London S. A. and H. Oddy 1742 (1742)

Used Hardcover First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Buddenbrooks, Inc. ABAA (Newburyport, MA, U.S.A.)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 8,250.00
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 10.00
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: London S. A. and H. Oddy 1742, 1742. 2 volumes. The First Jarvis edition. 2 engraved frontispieces, 2 engraved titlepages and over 60 other very finely executed full page engravings, 68 total. 4to, full contemporary polished calf. the spine with raised bands gilt ruled, contrasting red and green morocco lettering and numbering labels gilt. Antique and sympathetic reback to style. xxxii, vi, 355; xii, 388. A handsome period set in a nice state of preservation, rebacked to style at some time. AN IMPORTANT FIRST EDITION OF THIS HIGHLY REGARDED AND EARLY ENGLISH TRANSLATION. BEAUTIFULLY ILLUSTRATED WITH FINE FULL-PAGE ENGRAVINGS THROUGHOUT. An appealing set of Cervantes' magnificent and romantic tale. Jarvis' is one of the best-known and earliest translations into English. Its presentation, from the point of view of the quality of the art of the book is splendid. Very finely executed full page engravings, engraved head and tail pieces, and engraved capitals make for a creation of the highest order. There is a fine ‘Life of Cervantes’ preceding the text translated from the original Spanish and with an especially handsome engraving of Cervantes. In addition, significant content was gained from researching the old histories and chronicles with which the Spaniards of the 16th century were familiar. Thus, many of the period poetical nuances have here been included in English for the first time. Bookseller Inventory # 21569

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 11.

Cervantes Saavedra, M. de.

Published by Chelsea Ashendene Press -28 (1927)

Used Hardcover First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Shapero Rare Books (London, United Kingdom)

Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 7,250.00
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 14.52
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Chelsea Ashendene Press -28, 1927. First Ashendene edition, one of 225 copies on Batchelor paper, out of a total edition of 245 copies, folio, printed in red and black in the new Ptolemy type, modelled on type used by F. Holle of Ulm in the printing of Ptolemy's 'Geographia' in 1482, text in double columns; border and initials designed by Louise Powell and cut on wood by W. M. Quick and Geo. H. Ford, original pigskin by W. H. Smith & Son, all edges untrimmed, internally fine, edges a little browned, binding slightly rubbed with a few faint marks, else very good, each volume preserved in a later black cloth slip-case with morocco head and foot at entry. A beautiful example of a one of the great works of the Ashendene Press. The Ashendene Press was a small private press founded by St John Hornby (1867–1946). It operated from 1895 to 1915 in Chelsea, and was revived after the war in 1920. It's books are considered to be amongst the finest of the Private Press movement. "First appearance of Ptolemy type. Ashendene knight-in-armour paper taken as a single work Don-Quixote is the largest of the Ashendene books. It has an interesting alternative to Hewitt's drawn or printed initials, the successful but unrepeatable device of neo-Kelmscott initials, borders and opening words cut on wood from designs by Louise Powell. The new Ashendene type was imitated and adapted from the Geographia of Ptolemaeus, printed by Leonard Holle at Ulm in 1482. In two columns, with red used chiefly for headings and shoulder notes, decorated but not illustrated, this link with the Kelmscott past was an entirely successful venture" (Franklin, The Ashendene Press). Ashendene Bibliography XXXVI; Franklin, The Ashendene Press, pp. 241-242; Ransom, Private Presses, p. 206, no. 39; Tomkinson, p. 8, no. 39. Bookseller Inventory # 93209

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 12.

CERVANTES JARVIS Charles

Used Hardcover First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Bauman Rare Books (Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)

Bookseller Rating: 2-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 7,000.00
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 10.00
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: 1742. First Edition. CERVANTES SAAVEDRA, Miguel de. The Life and Exploits of the Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote de La Mancha. Translated from the Original Spanish… by Charles Jarvis. London: for J. and R. Tonson and R. Dodsley, 1742. Two volumes. Quarto, contemporary full dark brown calf gilt rebacked with original elaborately gilt-decorated spines neatly laid down, raised bands, marbled endpapers and edges. $7000.First edition of Jarvis’ famous translation, with engraved portrait of Cervantes and 68 fine full-page copperplate engravings after John Vanderbankâ€"“undoubtedly one of the noblest sets of engravings ever executed for Don Quixote.”Jarvis’ translation, one of the earliest, is also regarded as one of the best. “Published posthumously in 1742 and frequently reprinted, it is generally acknowledged as being close in spirit to the original” (Oxford DNB). With a prefatory history of chivalry and romance by Warburton, a note on the illustrations and a life of Cervantes. “Finely printed… one of the most notable editions published to that time” (Río y Rico). “Undoubtedly one of the noblest sets of engravings ever executed for Don Quixote; Cohen calls them ‘belles figures” (Ashbee). Text embellished with engraved headpieces, tailpieces and initials. Río y Rico 449. Ashbee, An Iconography of Don Quixote 39. Two engraved armorial bookplates, early owner signatures and inscriptions.A few plates trimmed a little closely along upper edge, just touching the border of seven plates; plate 56 (Volume II, page 318) with marginal tear at lower corner, not affecting caption or image. Plates clear and fine, impressions dark. Original bindings quite lovely. A very handsome copy of this richly illustrated Quixote, most desirable in contemporary calf-gilt. Bookseller Inventory # 78243

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 13.

Don Quijote. El Quijote Leído Por Camilo: Cervantes

Cervantes

Published by Rembrandt Ediciones, Alicante (1979)

Used Hardcover First Edition Signed

Quantity Available: 1

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 6,971.42
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 22.56
From Spain to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Rembrandt Ediciones, Alicante, 1979. Cajas En Pergamino. Book Condition: Excelente. Eberhard Schlotter (illustrator). Primera edición. 138 pp. y 40 láminas - 255 pp. y 40 láminas - 207pp. y 40 láminas - y - 208pp. y 40 láminas. Todo en papel de hilo superior. Un total de 160 aguafuertes originales a varias tintas, todos firmados y numerados a mano por el artista. Edición de 300 ejemplares (nº133) En rama, guardados en cajas con formato libro encuadernadas a pleno pergamino. Nuestro ejemplar con dedicatorias autógrafas del escritor Camilo José Cela y del pintor E. Schlotter. =Schlotter está considerado como uno de los mejores grabadores del momento en el panorama internacional y sin discusión en el campo de los aguafuertes. Size: 4 Vols. De 42,5 x 40 Cm. Firmada por el ilustrador. Bookseller Inventory # 013980

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 14.

The life and exploits of the ingenious: CERVANTES Saavedra, Miguel

CERVANTES Saavedra, Miguel de (1547-1616)

Published by Printed for J. and R. Tonson in the Strand, and R. Dodsley in Pall-Mall, London (1742)

Used Hardcover First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Fine Editions Ltd (New York, NY, U.S.A.)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 6,850.00
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 6.50
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Printed for J. and R. Tonson in the Strand, and R. Dodsley in Pall-Mall, London, 1742. Full Calf. Book Condition: Fine. First Edition thus. First appearance of the Jarvis translation, an "elegant edition" (Lowndes), complete in two large quarto volumes. xxxii [translator's preface and "Advertisement concerning the Prints," by John Oldfield, M. D.],viii [reimpression of "The life of Michael de Cervantes Saavedra, with separate title page dated 1738],90 ["The life of Michael de Cervantes Saavedra. Written by Don Gregorio Mayáns & Siscár . . . Translated, from the Spanish manuscript, by Mr. Ozell," with the portrait of Cervantes designed by G. Kent and engraved by George Vertue ],[14],355,[1]; xii,388pp, with an allegorical frontispiece and 67 truly magnificent full-page copper-engraved chapter illustrations designed principally by John Vanderbank (William Hogarth contributed one) and engraved by Gerard van der Gucht, Bernard Baron, Vertue, and Claude du Bosc, and numerous fine head- and tailpieces. Handsomely rebound to style in full mottled calf, boards framed in blind with rolled vine border, spines in six compartments tooled in blind with center medallion between raised bands ruled in gilt, red morocco labels lettered and numbered in gilt, date of publication stamped in gilt. A Fine, wide-margined set, bindings virutally pristine (end papers renewed), text bright and fresh with only very occasional finger-soiling to margins, the plates in particularly deep, rich impressions. Provence: Ownership signatures of H. Pemberton, 1757, to verso of each title-page (perhaps Henry Pemberton (1694–1771), editor of the third edition of Isaac Newton's Principia and author of A View of Sir I. Newton's Philosophy) and beneath it that of William Rooth. Lowndes 401. Gibson's Library, p. 91. Jervas (a printer's error resulted in "Jarvis") was an artist and art collector, but he also had literary ambitions, and with Alexander Pope (whose painting instructor he had been for some six months in 1713) he edited a version of Charles-Alphonse Du Fresnoy's De arte grafica. But his major literary undertaking was this English translation of Don Quixote to which also provided the first introduction and a critical analysis of previous translations. Published posthumously in 1742 and frequently reprinted, "it is generally acknowledged as being close in spirit to the original." (ODNB) Note: With few exceptions (always identified), we only stock books in exceptional condition. All orders are packaged with care and posted promptly. Satisfaction guaranteed. Bookseller Inventory # BB0381

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 15.

Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de

Used First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 6,274.28
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 27.07
From Spain to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: FALTO DE PORTADA Y DE DOS HOJAS, EN UNA DE LAS CUALES SE ENCUENTRA EL PRIMER GRABADO.- Primera edición con grabados, debidos a Diego de Obregón, publicada en España.- .- Madrid.- En la Imprenta de Andrés García de la Iglesia.- .- 1674.- 4º menor.- 446 pp.- Dieciseis grabados de diecisiete.- .- Pergamino arrugado con pérdida en esquina inferior. Algunos cuadernillos flojos, pero no sueltos. Últimas 10 hojas con pequeña mordedura en margen, no afecta.- Pág 291 con errata por doblez de impresión y pérdida de algunas letras. Razonablemente bien conservado a pesar de las faltas reseñadas.- ATENCIÓN: EN EL PAGO CONTRA REEMBOLSO EL PRECIO DEL ENVÍO SE INCREMENTARÁ EN 3.00 EUROS. Bookseller Inventory # 42563

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 16.

The History of the Renowned Don Quixote: CERVANTES, Saavedra, Miguel

CERVANTES, Saavedra, Miguel de.

Published by Peter Motteux. Printed for Sam Buckley at the Dolphin in Little Britain London (1712)

Used Hardcover First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Addyman Books (Hay-on-Wye, United Kingdom)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 5,983.22
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 14.52
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Peter Motteux. Printed for Sam Buckley at the Dolphin in Little Britain London, 1712. Third edition, in this translation. In four volumes. 16 folding plates. vi, [x], 323; [8], 327-632; [10], 635- 953; [8], 955-1322pp. Text complete. Bound in contemporary panelled brown calf, gilt, sympathetically rebacked in matching brown speckled calf, raised bands, contrasting labels. Top half inch of title page removed and professionally repaired. Small portion at head of epistle dedicatory first page missing to vol. III, only top part of heading text missing to reverse. Pages occasionally stained but only lightly. A couple of neat 18th and early 19th century ownership inscriptions to vol. I. A remarkably clean and sound set of this scarce early translation with delightful folding illustrations, some of the outer edges of these sl. worn. Please contact us for more information or photographs. There is a mixed set of the first and third editions in the British Museum Catalogue of Printed Books but this set is imperfect as wanting the illustrations. They have a complete set of this edition but no second or complete first edition. Bookseller Inventory # 58769

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 17.

ASHENDENE PRESS) CERVANTES SAAVEDRA, Miguel de.

Published by Chelsea: at the Ashendene Press, 1927–28 (1927)

Used First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Peter Harrington. ABA member (London, United Kingdom)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 5,758.85
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 20.33
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Chelsea: at the Ashendene Press, 1927–28, 1927. 2 volumes, folio. Original white cloth backed patterned boards, printed paper labels to spines, edges untrimmed. In a contemporary brown cloth slipcase. Lightly rubbed with some wear to the corners, spine labels nicked, hinges cracked, binding a little dulled. A very good set. Woodcut initials, text printed in red and black. First Ashendene edition, first impression. One of a limited edition of 225 copies on Batchelor paper. One of the most impressive productions of the press and the first work to be printed in the new Ptolemy type. Ashendene Bibliography 36. Bookseller Inventory # 65607

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 18.

Don Quixote: Cervantes, Saavedra, Miguel

Cervantes, Saavedra, Miguel De

Published by Printed by Thomas Hodgkin, and Sold by William Whitwood London (1687)

Used Hardcover First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC (Laguna Hills, CA, U.S.A.)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 4,500.00
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 10.00
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Printed by Thomas Hodgkin, and Sold by William Whitwood London, 1687. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. First Edition, First illustrated Edition in English with Errata at the end of the text. The book is bound in brown calf and the endpapers are original. The binding is tight with with minor wear to the spine and edges. The pages are clean with a nice previous owner's name neatly written with NO marks or bookplates in the book. A lovely copy illustrated with several copper plates. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-15196894751

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 19.

HAYMAN] [SMOLLETT, T.] CERVANTES SAAVEDRA, Miguel de.

Published by London: Printed for A. Millar, T. Osborn, and c., 1755. (1755)

Used Hardcover First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Adrian Harrington Ltd, PBFA, ABA, ILAB (Royal Tunbridge Wells, KENT, United Kingdom)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 3,739.51
Convert Currency
Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: London: Printed for A. Millar, T. Osborn, and c., 1755., 1755. FIRST EDITION OF SMOLLETT'S TRANSLATION. 2 volumes; 4to (290 x 230mm). Bound in recent full speckled and panelled calf, red and black title labels, titled in gilt a handsome modern binding to style. Edges speckled red. Internally clean. Professional repair to margin of frontispiece Volume I, with some minor edgewear to prelims. Some isolated dampstaining to lower edge of a couple of pages of Volume I. Some very light marginal foxing. Errata leaf at end of Volume II. A clean and handsome set in an attractive binding. Illustrated with 28 fine, sharp, copper engraved plates by Ravenet, and Grignion from Hayman's designs. A lovely set of this superb production, Smollett's only illustrated quarto, and Hayman's best book according to Rothschild. Bookseller Inventory # 40001

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 20.

INGENIOSO HIDALGO DON QUIXOTE DE LA MANCHA: Miguel de Cervantes

Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra

Published by Imp. Octavio Viader

Used Hardcover First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 3,253.33
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 16.36
From Spain to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Imp. Octavio Viader. Encuadernación de tapa dura. Book Condition: Como Nuevo. 1ª Edición. San Feliu de Guixols. 1916. 33X24. Plena piel con hierros dorados y relieves, espectacular encuadernación. 2VOL. 1vol, X+148F 2vol, VII+155F. Grandes iniciales en oro y color, viñetas a todo color. Impreso a doble columna, en letra gotica, Papel verjurado barbas, corte superior dorado. Suntuosa edición de Viader, obra del famoso editor del "Quijote" en corcho con una copia de la portada de la "Historia General de las Indias" 1535 y facsimil en color de la primera pagina de la primera edición del "Quijote" en corcho. Licencias y prologo con soberbias capitales en oro y color. Esta gran obra le valio al impresor la Medalla de oro en la Exposición de Zaragoza en 1914 y el Titulo de Caballero de Isabel la Católica. Ref 2.7 Biblioteca A. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-14485560246

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 21.

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 3,000.00
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 4.50
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: A. Millar, London, 1742. First edition. Duodecimo, two volumes. Each volume very good. Rebacked in full brown calf. Speckled calf is clean with very minimal shelf-wear. Brown spine with five raised bands, red panel, and gold tooling to each spine. Blind stamp tooling to the edges of the boards. Adhesive mark to front pastedown of each volume where a an owner bookplate had previously been affixed. Binding strong, text block edges clean. Edges of the text block slightly cockled, Text of pages age-toned but overall clean and free of markings. Faint discoloration to the margins of some pages of volume 1 that does not affect the text. Volume 1 to 306pp, volume 2 to 310pp. With a very good accompanying slipcase that exhibits minor shelf-wear. CONSIGNMENT. CASE #2. Dupont. Bookseller Inventory # 9-114-1239966

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 22.

Baryshnikov, Mikhail. (Subject) Walton, Jennie. (Photographer)

Published by MEGARA SCREENPRINTING LTD., LONDON (1977)

Used Hardcover First Edition Signed

Quantity Available: 1

From: WAVERLEY BOOKS ABAA (Santa Monica, CA, U.S.A.)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 3,000.00
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 8.00
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: MEGARA SCREENPRINTING LTD., LONDON, 1977. First Edition. Copy #22 of 250 numbered copies SIGNED & dated "1977 London" by Baryshnikov on the colophon. Features 6 silk screen mezzotint prints one for each of the Ballets noted in the title. (10" X 8" images printed on 17" X 15" sheets) All printes and colophon are fine, as are the plain tissue guards, with the exception of a minute amount of foxing to the colophon guard. Housed in a black leather portfolio with silver stamped titles & black satin ribbon ties. (18" X 16") (A few moderate-sized gauges to surface on rear cover of the portfolio. Traces of light foxing to interior, but not contents) A notably uncommon production highlighting the charm & grace of the dancer in his prime. Bookseller Inventory # 309372

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 23.

CERVANTES SAAVEDRA, Miguel de.-

Published by En la Imprenta de Julio Didot, Mayor., Paris. (1827)

Used First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Librería Miguel Blázquez (Madrid, MAD, Spain)

Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 2,556.19
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 23.69
From Spain to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: En la Imprenta de Julio Didot, Mayor., Paris., 1827. 1ª ed.. 2 h. XXII,616 pgs. 1 h. Va adornada esta diminuta y bella edición, además del retrato de Cervantes, con 9 láminas, copias de las de la Imprenta Real del año 1897, grabadas de nuevo por Stalker. Ejemplar encuadernado por Simier con motivos arquitectónicos. Bookseller Inventory # (12570)TR2314

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 24.

Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de (1547-1616)

Published by En la oficina de D.E. Aguado. 1833 - 1839, Madrid. (1833)

Used First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Librería Miguel Blázquez (Madrid, MAD, Spain)

Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 2,091.43
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 23.69
From Spain to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: En la oficina de D.E. Aguado. 1833 - 1839, Madrid., 1833. 1ª ed.. Bookseller Inventory # (12565)CER1

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 25.

CERCANTES SAAVEDRA, Miguel de

Published by Imprenta de Tomás Gorchs, Editor, Barcelona (1859)

Used First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Librería Miguel Blázquez (Madrid, MAD, Spain)

Bookseller Rating: 4-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 2,091.43
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 23.69
From Spain to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: Imprenta de Tomás Gorchs, Editor, Barcelona, 1859. 1ª Edición. 43 x 30 cm. Edición de lujo . Bonita encuadernación en media piel ruedas doradas en ambas tapas o planos, lomo cuajado en oro con tejuelo rojo y 5 finos nervios y filetes dorados, cortes dorados con motivos florales, guardas en papel de aguas en tonos gra. Bookseller Inventory # (33142)FT8262

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 26.

The History of Don Quixote de La: BOSSCHÈRE, Jean de)

BOSSCHÈRE, Jean de) CERVANTES SAAVEDRA, Miguel de.

Published by London: Constable and Company Limited, 1922 (1922)

Used First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Peter Harrington. ABA member (London, United Kingdom)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 2,056.73
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 20.33
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: London: Constable and Company Limited, 1922, 1922. Quarto. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in dark green morocco, titles to spine, raised bands, twin rule to turn-ins, burgundy endpapers, gilt edges. A fine copy. With 25 coloured plates and numerous black and white illustrations by Jean de Bosschere. First de Bosschère edition. Bookseller Inventory # 78982

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 27.

The history and adventures of the renowned: Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel

Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de; Smollett, Tobias [trans].

Published by London: printed for A. Millar, over against Catherine-Street, in the Strand; T. Osborn, T. and T. Longman, C. Hitch and L. Hawes, J. Hodges, and J. and J. Rivington. (1755)

Used Hardcover First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Lyppard Books (Worcester, United Kingdom)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 2,019.34
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 18.81
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: London: printed for A. Millar, over against Catherine-Street, in the Strand; T. Osborn, T. and T. Longman, C. Hitch and L. Hawes, J. Hodges, and J. and J. Rivington., 1755. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Hayman, Francis (1707-1776) (illustrator). 1st Edition. First edition of the celebrated Smollett translation. Large quarto, two volumes; [4], xxviii, 403; viii, 466, [1] pp. Full contemporary calf over five raised spine bands (binding rubbed with loss of leather, hinges weak, boards holding on cords), red and green gilt-lettered morocco spine labels in second and third compartments (labels rubbed and chipped). Front pastedown carries heraldic engraved ownership label of Thomas Boycott, 1761. Internally clean with very occasional light marginal spotting. Full complement of 28 fine engravings by Grignion, Ravenet, Scotin et al after designs by Francis Hayman. Complete with closing errata leaf in volume two. Despite its tired binding, a very good, wide-margined copy. ESTC T59887. Bookseller Inventory # 000143

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 28.

Don Quijote - Ideas e imágenes: Texto de Francisco

Texto de Francisco Rico ; ilustraciones de Matías Quetglas

Published by FMR (2004)

Used Hardcover First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: castlebooksbcn (Barcelona, Spain)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 1,975.24
Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 16.36
From Spain to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: FMR, 2004. Encuadernación de tapa dura. Book Condition: Como Nuevo. Dust Jacket Condition: Como Nuevo. 1ª Edición. Ideas e imágenes del Quijote ilustradas por el pintor menorquín Matías Quetglas. Se compone de 10 litoserigrafias albergadas dentro de un cofre en seda negra con una plancha de latón serigrafiada con la obra Las bodas de Camacho . Comentarios de la iconografía del Quijote a cargo de D. Francisco Rico. Tirada limitada de 975 ejemplares. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-15775249958

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 29.

Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de

Published by J. and R. Tonson and S. Draper, London (1756)

Used Hardcover First Edition

Quantity Available: 1

From: Raptis Rare Books, ABAA/ ILAB (Brattleboro, VT, U.S.A.)

Bookseller Rating: 5-star rating

Add Book to Shopping Basket
Price: US$ 1,950.00
Convert Currency
Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Item Description: J. and R. Tonson and S. Draper, London, 1756. Folios, 2 volumes. Bound in half leather over marbled boards, gilt titles to the spine. Illustrated with frontispiece and 68 consecutive numbered plates, engraved by Gerhard Vandergucht. In near fine condition. Translated by Charles Jarvis. An excellent set. Don Quixote tells the tale of a man so entranced by reading about the chivalrous romantic ideals touted in books that he decides to take up his sword and become a knight-errant himself, with the aims of defending the helpless and warding off the wicked. With his somewhat confused laborer-turned-squire, Sancho Panza, they roam the world together and have adventures that have haunted reader's imaginations for nearly four hundred years. Don Quixote is generally recognized as the first modern novel. Over those years, it has had an incredible influence on thousands of writers, from Dickens to Faulkner, who once said he reread it once a year, "just as some people read the Bible". Vladamir Nabokov is quoted as saying, "Don Quixote is greater today than he was in Cervantes's womb. [He] looms so wonderfully above the skyline of literature, a gaunt giant on a lean nag, that the book lives and will live through [his] sheer vitality. He stands for everything that is gentle, forlorn, pure, unselfish, and gallant. The parody has become a paragon.". Bookseller Inventory # 3220

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question 30.

Condition

Binding

Collectible Attributes

Free Shipping

Bookseller Location

  • All Locations

Bookseller Rating

Results (1 - 30) of 1338 1 2 3 4 5