Title: Compendio historico geografico y genealogico...
Publisher: En la Imprenta del Mercurio, Madrid
Publication Date: 1755
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition.
4to (318 x 496mm). , 331pp. Contemporary limp vellum; (text block loose from vellum, front-free endpaper inscribed with date 1788 and creased, spine damaged, hinges loose). First Edition. Trincado’s important history of the popes, kings and emperors of Rome, Constantinople, Germany, France, England and of many Spanish regions including Aragon, Castile, León, Navarra and Castile. The Compendio historic also includes a significant description of the famous conquistador Cortès (1485-1547). The text is dedicated to entrepreneur Juan Fernandez de Isla y Alvear (1709-1788), and the dedication lists the works of Don Juan. The introduction in the Compendio provides valuable information on the contemporary economic history of the region of Cantabria Included are mention of the foundation of the shipyard Guarnizo, and the opening of roads in the province to bring wood to build ships and establish factories in china, soap, paper, flour and brandy. This is the first of seven editions that came out in the second half of the 18th century. Bookseller Inventory # D200
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