Complete edition of the work “History of the uprising, war and revolution of Spain”, by the Count of Toreno, eyewitness and exceptional witness of May 2 in Madrid and of the entire military and political process of the War of Independence.
Edition in 6 volumes of 2 trilogies: War of Independence: May 2, 1808, and War of Independence: the defeat of Napoleon. José María Queipo de Llano Ruiz de Saravia, Count of Toreno (1786-1843). Circle of Friends of History, 1974.
Volumes bound in hard Dutch leather cover and editorial leather with the spines and main plan decorated in gold, color plate mounted and different in each volume, guide tape. Format 12 x 18 cm, 1,696 pages plus a series of illustrations, photographs and maps out of pagination in each volume.
Each volume retains two small pad ink stamps from the previous owner.
The 6 loose sheets are included (you can see them in the photos) and in perfect condition, which the publisher made expressly for these two trilogies (one per volume) and which are very rare to find in other copies for sale of this same edition. .
All the volumes have the bindings in perfect condition and have not been used, but some show signs of the passage of time on the edges and on the paper, which is why the low price at which they are offered, which could be considered extremely low or symbolic, given the beauty and importance of the work.
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