Title THE ALHAMBRA: A Series of Tales and Sketches of The Moors and Spanairds
Book Condition Contemporary ownership signature to the title-pages, boards lightly rubbed and mildly stained, minor shelfwear, light foxing throughout, new endpapers, else very good. Octavo. 36 page catalog inserted at rear. BAL 10136.
Edition First U.S. edition. Two volumes housed in a custom cloth slipcase. New brown cloth shelfback over original tan boards, original spine paper labels.
Publisher Philadelphia: Carey & Lea, 1832.
Seller ID 31782.01
In the spring of 1829, the author of "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" and "Rip Van Winkle," traveled from Seville to Granada, Spain in the company of Russian friend, Prince Dolgorouki. This is his witty, eloquent record of their experiences and impressions.
Supernatural Fiction. American Literature. Travel Literature. Nineteenth Century Literature. Spain.