The Spaniards and Their Country

Ford, Richard

Published by Wiley and Putnam, New York, 1847
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Title: The Spaniards and Their Country

Publisher: Wiley and Putnam, New York

Publication Date: 1847

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Edition: First Edition


349 pages. Originally published in London as Gatherings from Spain, this work draws upon Ford's travel guide, The Handbook of Spain, and adds additional material. 'By living among the Spaniards and by traveling extensively in the peninsula, Richard Ford obtained an unrivaled knowledge of the Spain of his day and a close insight into Spanish culture of the time'--Literature of Travel and Exploration, R-Z, p. 1117. An uncommon edition. First American edition (first printing); viii [sic, vi], [1]-166, viii [sic, iv], 167-349. A variant issue, issued without the leaves identifying this book as part of Wiley and Putnam Library of Choice Reading. 19th-century binding of half-calf over marbled paper-covered boards. Some light scuffing to covers, previous owner's name inside; generally a very good or better copy. Bookseller Inventory # 111094

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