The Royal Letter Patent of Privileges to the Heirs of Cromberger, July 6, 1542

By: Gabriel Saldivar y Silva

Price: $75.00

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Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Miniature Book. 1 15/16 x 1 1/2 inches. [iv], 52, [4] pp. 15 plates of examples of the presswork of the Heirs of Cromberger; text clean, unmarked, edges of the first half of the text block toned. Gilt- and blind-stamped full tan leather, marbled end-papers; binding square and tight. DRR420-002. Very Good. LIMITED EDITION of 100 copies printed by Gabriel Saldivar y Silva. Juan Cromberger was a Spanish printer who established the first printing press in America. This volume contains several miniature facsimiles of pages from works printed by the heirs of Cromberger. REFERENCE: Bradbury, 20th-Century U.S. Miniature Books, No. 2616.

Title: The Royal Letter Patent of Privileges to the Heirs of Cromberger, July 6, 1542

Author Name: Gabriel Saldivar y Silva

Categories: Miniature Book,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Mexico City, Libreria Anticuaria ?Mexico en Libros? G. M. Echaniz: 1964

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: DRR420-002

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