Barcelona Spain: Empresa Editorial La Ilustracion, 1874. First Edition. Leather. Very Good. Item #27153
lxi + 266 pages + (1) page plate list + (1) publisher's announcements. With 10 black and white plates illustrating the cantos of the poem, collated complete. Luis de Camoes (c. 1525 - 1580) Portugal's greatest poet, the Lusiads his most enduring work; here in Spanish translation. Title page with the small, very faint ownership stamp of previous owner George R. Brush, M.D. U.S. Navy, surgeon & medical inspector, 1861-1894. Volume approx. 6 1/8" x 8 7/8" size; bound in the full polished leather, gilt spine titles on contrasting label. Some edge, tips wear to the boards; some foxing, spotting text & plates; in very good condition.