Oct 24, 2019 - Sale 2521

Sale 2521 - Lot 46

Price Realized: $ 688
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,000 - $ 2,000
CRUZ, JUAN DE LA, Saint. Obras. Engraved portrait of the author, and plate representing the ascent of Mount Carmel. [58], 802 [i. e., 796], [108] pages, including engraved additional title. 4to, 197x141 mm, modern vellum boards, covers slightly warped; contents toned with scattered minor stains and soiling, margins trimmed entering top line of text on 2 preliminary leaves and scattered sidenotes elsewhere in volume, additional title trimmed and mounted, restoration in blank upper margin of letterpress title and several other preliminary leaves, paper flaw in lower corner of F1 affecting a couple of words. Kansas City Redemptorist stamps on title. Madrid: Gregorio Rodríguez for Juan de Valdés and Esperanza Francisca, 1649

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Fifth collected edition of the works of the Carmelite priest and mystical poet (1542-91), and first with a life of the author by Jerónimo de San José, replacing the one by Diego de Jesús in preceding editions. Palau 292643.