Don Quijote. Miguel de Cervantes.

Don Quijote.

1827. Paris: Imprenta de Julio Didot Mayor, 1827.

12mo, 616 pp. Full calf, intricately tooled in blind and gilt, with professional repair to backstrip. All edges gilt, marbled endpapers. Previous owner’s inscription on verso of front endpaper. Some scattered foxing and light toning.

§ Miniature edition, text in Spanish. With an illustrated title page, 9 engravings, including a portrait of Cervantes, and a lovely fold-out map in the back called “Carta geografica de los viages de Dn. Quijote y sitios de sus aventuras.” Plates are engraved by E. Stalker from a selection of the designs prepared by Antonio Rodriguez for the 1797 Madrid edition (Worldcat). Item #106001

Price: $750.00

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