Díez de Games, Gutierre, González de Clavijo, Ruy y Llaguno Amirola, Eugenio - Crónica de D. Pedro Niño. Historia del Gran Tamorlán. Sumario de los Reyes de España - 1781/1782

Description
Díez de Games, Gutierre, González de Clavijo, Ruy y Llaguno Amirola, Eugenio - Crónica de D. Pedro Niño. Historia del Gran Tamorlán. Sumario de los Reyes de España - 1781/1782
History, Chronicles, Middle Ages, Orient - Quantity: 1 - Book

A volume in 4º (25.5 x 19.8 cm) with the three chronicles bound together in antique parchment.
They are part of Colección de Crónicas y Memorias de los Reyes de Castilla de Sancha.

The most interesting, no doubt, of all three is the account of Ruy González de Clavijo, ambassador of Henry III of Castile, who entrusted him with a mission before the court of the Great Khan Timur with the intention of creating an alliance to fight against the Ottoman Turks.

I: VIII pp. including the title page, 2 table sheets, 236 pp.
II: XIII pp. including the title page, 248 pp.
III: VIII pp. including the title page, 95 pp.

Good copy, clean and with the original binding. Minor bookworm signs, not affecting the text, on some sheets.
Handwritten inscription from previous owner a the cover back of the first work, which shows through.

Palau, 73771

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Chronicles, Middle Ages, Orient, History
Author/ Illustrator
Díez de Games, Gutierre, González de Clavijo, Ruy y Llaguno Amirola, Eugenio
Book Title
Crónica de D. Pedro Niño. Historia del Gran Tamorlán. Sumario de los Reyes de España
Condition
Very good
Publication year oldest item
1781
Publication year youngest item
1782
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
Spanish
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Madrid, Antonio de Sancha
Binding/ Material
Vellum
Number of pages
579
Dimensions
255×198 mm
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