Editorial Plus-Ultra, 1949, Hardcover (Quarter Leather), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, First
TORRES BALBAS, LEOPOLDO. Volumen Cuarto of Ars Hispaniae, Historia Universal del Arte Hispanico, Madrid: Editorial Plus-Ultra, 1949. Quarto, first edition, pp. 428, maroon cloth boards quarter-bound in brown morocco with gilt lettering and rules to spine, embossed decoration with a gilt architectural drawing on the front inside a gilt frame, gilt lettering to front and back, top edge tinted maroon, bookseller ticket on front pastedown, illustrated with rotogravures. Text in Spanish. Covers Nazari, Almohade and Islamic art and architecture in Spain. Arntzen & Rainwater, I438, on the 22-volume series of which this book is a part: "Well illustrated. Each volume has a detailed bibliography and indexes by subjects, places, and persons." Condition of this book: Very good with rubbing to spine, light soiling at edges. Size: Quarto. 4 volumes of the 22-volume set. Text is in Spanish. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Architecture; Spain; Early (0-1000 AD); Spanish Language; Reference. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53482.