Cantú, César - Historia Universal. Traducida directamente del italiano… y adornada con preciosas láminas grabadas - 1854/1859

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Cantú, César - Historia Universal. Traducida directamente del italiano… y adornada con preciosas láminas grabadas - 1854/1859
History, Illustrated - Quantity: 10 - Book

10 volumes in folio (27.4 x 18.2 cm) bound in quarter binding, leather spine with embossing and gold title. I: XVI pp., including the title page, with a vignette wood engraved in the centre, 657 pp., 1 unnumbered sheet. 11 (of 12) full-page steel engraved plates. II: 973 pages, including the title page, 1 sheet, 10 (of 11) plates and 2 double maps. III: 911 pages, including the title page, 3 unnumbered sheets, 9 plates and 2 double maps. IV: 902 pages, including the title page, 2 sheet, 14 plates and 1 double map. V: 903 pages, including the title page, 2 unnumbered sheets, 16 plates. VI: 836 pp., including the title page, 2 sheets, 18 plates. VII: 713 pp., including the title page, 3 sheets VIII: 798 pp., including the title page, 3 sheets, 10 (of 11) plates. IX: 797 pp., including the title page, 2 sheets, 13 plates. X: 899 pp., including the title page, 14 plates. Two-column printing, countless wood engravings. Gaspar y Roig’s Biblioteca Ilustrada. Very clean copy, 3 plates MISSING. A total of 115 PLATES and 5 MAPS.
TOTAL WEIGHT 15 kg.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
10
Subject
History, Illustrated
Author/ Illustrator
Cantú, César
Book Title
Historia Universal. Traducida directamente del italiano… y adornada con preciosas láminas grabadas
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1854
Publication year youngest item
1859
Edition
Illustrated Edition
Language
Spanish
Original language
No
Publisher
Madrid, Imprenta de Gaspar y Roig
Binding/ Material
Half leather
Number of pages
8389
Dimensions
274×182 mm
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