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SPANISH PLOUGHS.
A booklet of 12 leaves, c.19 x 11.5 cms., each with a pen-and-ink sketch of a named and numbered plough, 3 with additional parts added: 1. BARCELONA -:- 2. CANDASNOS -:- 3. ANCHUELA -:- 4. ANOVER -:- 5. OVIEDO -:- 6. CAMUNAS -:- 7. MALAGA -:- 8. GRANADA -:- 9. PENILLA -:- 9bis TRILLO -:- 10. HOSPITALET -:- 11. BARCELONA PLOUGH PARTS.

Some of the illustrations carry a few words of explanatory text, for example : TRILLO : 'In the under Surface are driven 200 rough gun flints. This the horse draws over the Floor on which ye. corn is spread and the driver rides upon it.'

Description:
All on laid paper, the edges gilt, no watermark, one of the sketches dated - 11 May 1786 - stitched and in very good condition.

Date Published:

Stock No. 61878

Price: 250.00

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