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The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature

The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese literature is a 10,000-volume collection that covers many aspects of Spanish, Portuguese, and Latin American literature and history, including books on art, science, law, and theology. As a collection, the Ticknor Collection is remarkable for its completeness in all that pertains to Spanish literature and belles lettres. Many of these volumes are first editions and handwritten manuscripts that are exceedingly rare. The materials are primarily in Span...



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The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Gongora y Argote, Luis de, 1561-1627
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3 volumes ; 21 cm (4to)
[8], clviii leaves; 31 cm (fol.)
Topics: Spain -- History. -- Early works to 1800, Valencia -- History. -- Early works to 1800, Aragon --...
Pedro del Corral, supposed author
Topics: Roderick, King of the Visigoths, d. 711?, Visigoths
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Pedrell, Felipe
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4 v. : 24 cm
Topics: Arts -- Spain -- Music, Spain -- Songs and music
Added title page in Spanish
Topics: Spanish language, English language
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Montesinos, Fernando, active 17th century
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xxxii pages, 1 leaf, 259 pages, 1 leaf ; 18 cm
Topics: Incas, Indians of South America -- Peru
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Pedrell, Felipe
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4 v. : 24 cm
Topics: Arts -- Spain -- Music, Spain -- Songs and music
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Balbuena, Bernardo de, Bishop of Porto Rico.; Balbuena, Bernardo de, Bishop of Porto Rico
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290 leaves ; 20 cm (4to)
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Ticknor, George, 1791-1871, former owner. BRL
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Editors: v. 1-5, M.F. Navarrete, M. Salvá and P.S. de Baranda.--v. 6-22, M. Salvá and P.S. Baranda.--v. 23, M. Salvá.--v. 24-31, the Marquis of Pidal and M. Salvá.--v. 32-47, the Marquis of Pidal, the Marquis of Miraflores and M. Salvá.--v. 48-56, the Marquis of Miraflores and M. Salvá.--v. 57-59, M. Salvá and the Marquis of La Fuensanta del Valle.--v. 60-67, the Marquis of La Fuensanta del Valle and J.S. Rayon.--v. 68-102, the Marquis of La Fuensanta del Valle, J.S. Rayon and F. de...
Topic: Spain -- History -- Sources
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Ticknor, George, 1791-1871, former owner; Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, 1500-1558; Jerome, Saint, d. 419 or 20
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Publication information from colophon
Topic: Saints
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2 volumes : 22 cm
Topic: Spanish literature -- 19th century
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Pedrell, Felipe
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4 v. : 24 cm
Topics: Arts -- Spain -- Music, Spain -- Songs and music
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Gongora y Argote, Luis de, 1561-1627
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3 volumes ; 21 cm (4to)
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Salazar de Mendoza, Pedro, d. 1629; González Dávila, Gil, ca. 1578-1658; Ulloa, Bartolomé, fl. 1770, editor; Ticknor, George, 1791-1871, former owner
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In double columns
Topic: Philip III, King of Spain, 1578-1621
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
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3 volumes ; 21 cm (4to)
387 leaves ; 15 cm
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Leonardo de Argensola, Bartolome, 1562-1631
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[10], 407 (i.e. 411), [1] p. ; 30 cm (fol.)
Topics: Maluku (Indonesia) -- History -- 17th century, Philippines -- History -- 17th century, East Indies...
[2], 222, [12] leaves. 31 cm (fol.)
Topic: Pedro I, King of Castile and Leon, 1334-1369
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Pinto, Fernao Mendes, -1583; Mousinho, Manuel de Abreu. Breve discurso, em que se conta a conquista do reino de Pegu na India oriental; Tenreiro, Antonio. Itenerario; Ticknor, George, 1791-1871, former owner
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Title page in red and black with a vignette (printer's device); head- and tailpieces; initials
Topic: Voyages and travels
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Vega, Lope de, 1562-1635; Ticknor, George, 1791-1871, former owner; Ticknor, Anna Eliot, 1823-1896, former owner.
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Autographed manuscript playtext of El Castigo sin Venganza (Punishment without Vengeance) in the hand of Lope de Vega. Authorial corrections, interlineations, and emendations throughout. License, signed by Pedro de Vargas Machuca and dated May 9, 1632, on leaf 3₁₉ recto. First printed in 1634.
Topic: Spanish drama -- Classical period, 1500-1700
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Góngora y Argote, Luis de, 1561-1627.; Gongora y Argote, Luis de, 1561-1627
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[11], 234 leaves ; 20 cm (4to)
Topics: Baroque literature -- Early works to 1800, Spanish literature -- Early works to 1800
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Espronceda, Jose de, 1808-1842
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280 pages ; 21 cm
[12], 467, [1] p. 30 cm (fol.)
Topics: Italy -- History -- 1268-1492, Italy -- History -- 1492-1559
188, 92 leaves ; 30 cm (fol.)
Topics: Extremadura (Spain) -- History -- 18th century, Estremadura (Portugal) -- History
1 preliminary leaf, [22] pages, 417 leaves [i.e. 834] pages ; 15 cm
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Storck, Wilhelm, 1829-1905, compiler
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viii, 73 pages ; 15 cm
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Evia, Jacinto de, active 1657-1675, author.; Evia, Jacinto de, active 1657-1675, author
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[18], 198, 197-406, [2] pages : 20 cm (4to)
Colophon: En Madrid, En casa de Luys Sanchez, Año M. DC.
Topics: Spain -- History -- 711-1516, Spain -- Genealogy
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Balaguer, Victor, 1824-1901
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2 volumes : 22 cm
Topic: Catalan poetry
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by San Pedro, Diego de, fl. 1500
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1 v. (unpaged) ; 12 cm (12mo)
Topic: Love
[16], 863, [25] p. ; 29 cm (fol.)
Topics: San Juan de la Pena (Monastery) -- History -- Early works to 1800, Monasteries -- Spain -- History...
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
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3 volumes ; 21 cm (4to)
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Quevedo, Francisco de, 1580-1645
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[8], 502, 17 paginas : 20 cm
3 v. ; 29 cm (fol.)
Topics: Physical geography -- Portugal, Portugal -- Description and travel
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Ticknor, George, 1791-1871, former owner. BRL
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Editors: v. 1-5, M.F. Navarrete, M. Salvá and P.S. de Baranda.--v. 6-22, M. Salvá and P.S. Baranda.--v. 23, M. Salvá.--v. 24-31, the Marquis of Pidal and M. Salvá.--v. 32-47, the Marquis of Pidal, the Marquis of Miraflores and M. Salvá.--v. 48-56, the Marquis of Miraflores and M. Salvá.--v. 57-59, M. Salvá and the Marquis of La Fuensanta del Valle.--v. 60-67, the Marquis of La Fuensanta del Valle and J.S. Rayon.--v. 68-102, the Marquis of La Fuensanta del Valle, J.S. Rayon and F. de...
Topic: Spain -- History -- Sources
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Quinones de Benavente, Luis, 1589?-1651
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2 v. ; 19 cm
[6], 277, 13, [8] leaves ; 28 cm (fol.)
Topics: Leocadia, Saint, of Toledo, -303, Toledo (Spain) -- History, Toledo (Spain) -- Description and...
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Juana Ines de la Cruz, Sister, 1651-1695
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3 volumes ; 21 cm
Topic: Women authors, Mexican -- 17th century
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Leon Marchante, Manuel de, 1620?-1680
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2 volumes : 21 cm
2 v. ([52], 504 p., [1] leaf of plates; [4], 512, [1] p.) : 26 cm
Topic: Iriarte y Cisneros, Juan de, 1702-1771
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Navarro Villoslada, Francisco, 1818-1895
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1 volume ; (8vo)
Nos. 65-72 omitted in foliation
Topic: Fernando IV, king of Castile and Leon, 1295-1312
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Garcia de la Huerta, Vicente Antonio, 1734-1787
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2 v. : 19 cm. (8vo)
Topics: Spanish literature -- 18th century, Spanish poetry -- 18th century
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Pedrell, Felipe
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4 v. : 24 cm
Topics: Arts -- Spain -- Music, Spain -- Songs and music
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Sandoval, Prudencio de, ca. 1560-1620; Parker, Theodore, 1810-1860, former owner; Ticknor, George, 1791-1871, former owner
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Boston Public Library (Rare Books Department) volumes: vol. 1 has both an engraved title-page and a printed one; vol. 2 has only an engraved title-page; 4260.12 belonged to Theodore Parker; D.121.7 ex libris (bookplate) George Ticknor
Topic: Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, 1500-1558
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Zorrilla, Jose, 1817-1893
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47 pages : 28 cm
3 v. ; 29 cm (fol.)
Topics: Physical geography -- Portugal, Portugal -- Description and travel
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Haëdo, Diego de; Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de, 1547-1616; Flatow, Bernard J; Ticknor, George, 1791-1871. former owner
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Contains an account of the captivity of Cervantes in Algiers
Topic: Slavery
Source: bplill
Headpieces; tailpieces
Topic: Spanish literature
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Schottus, Andreas, 1552-1629; Pistorius, Johann, 1546-1608; Schottus, Franciscus, 1548-1622; Karl Theodor, Elector Palatine and Elector of Bavaria, 1724-1799, former owner; Ernest, Count of Hesse-Cassel, 1623-1693, former owner; Biblioteca Palatina (Heidelberg, Germany), former owner
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Title varies; v. 3. Hispaniae illvstratæ; sev. Rervm in Hispania et præsertim in Aragonia gestarum scriptores varii. In Germania nunquam hactenus excusi. Ex bibliotheca reverendissimi domini Ioannis Pistorii ... Additæ regiarum Aragoniæ & aliarum Hispaniæ familiarum tabulæ genealogicæ, subinctus sub finem index copiosissimus. 1906. v. 4: Hispaniæ illustratae; sev, Vrbivm rervmqve hispanicarvm, academiarvm, bibliothecarvm, clarorvm deniqve in omni disciplinarvm genere scriptorum...
Topics: Spain -- History, Portugal -- History, Ethiopia -- History, India -- History -- 1526-1765, Spain --...
xii, 420 pages, 1 leaf ; 18 cm
Topics: Sebastiao, King of Portugal, 1554-1578, Jerba, Massacre of, 1560, Gibraltar -- History
Title page in decorative border
Topic: Catholic Church
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Villamediana, Juan de Tarsis, conde de, 1582-1622
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[8], 403, [1] p. ; 21 cm (4to)
Topic: Spanish literature -- Classical period, 1500-1700
[16], clxviii, 185 p. : 23 cm (4to) +
Topics: Sutil (Ship), Mexicana (Ship), Nootka Indians, Nootka language -- Glossaries, vocabularies, etc,...
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Schottus, Andreas, 1552-1629; Pistorius, Johann, 1546-1608; Schottus, Franciscus, 1548-1622; Karl Theodor, Elector Palatine and Elector of Bavaria, 1724-1799, former owner; Ernest, Count of Hesse-Cassel, 1623-1693, former owner; Biblioteca Palatina (Heidelberg, Germany), former owner
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Title varies; v. 3. Hispaniae illvstratæ; sev. Rervm in Hispania et præsertim in Aragonia gestarum scriptores varii. In Germania nunquam hactenus excusi. Ex bibliotheca reverendissimi domini Ioannis Pistorii ... Additæ regiarum Aragoniæ & aliarum Hispaniæ familiarum tabulæ genealogicæ, subinctus sub finem index copiosissimus. 1906. v. 4: Hispaniæ illustratae; sev, Vrbivm rervmqve hispanicarvm, academiarvm, bibliothecarvm, clarorvm deniqve in omni disciplinarvm genere scriptorum...
Topics: Spain -- History, Portugal -- History, Ethiopia -- History, India -- History -- 1526-1765, Spain --...
xxvii, 320 p., 1 leaf, [321]-618 p. ; 18 cm
Topics: Voyages and travels, Middle East -- Description and travel, Europe -- Description and travel
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Espinosa, Alonso de; Ticknor, George, 1791-1871, former owner; Riva y Herrera, Juan Miguel de la, former owner; León, Juan de, fl. 1585-1617, publisher; Mejía, Fernando, bookseller
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Signatures: A-Z8, Aa-Bb8
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The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Virues, Cristobal de, 1550?-approximately 1614
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1 volume ; 16 cm (8vo)
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Gongora y Argote, Luis de, 1561-1627
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3 volumes ; 21 cm (4to)
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Sayas Rabanera y Ortubia, Francisco Diego de, 1680
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[36], 840, [60] p. ; 30 cm (fol.)
Topics: Aragon (Spain) -- History, Spain -- History -- Charles I, 1516-1556
Title within ornamental border: title vignette
Topics: Aragon (Spain) -- History, Catalonia (Spain) -- Language -- Works in Catalan
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Martinez, Eugenio.; Martinez, Eugenio
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[12], 378, [5] leaves ; 20 cm
Topic: Toledo (Spain) -- History -- Poetry
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Rufo Gutierrez, Juan, active 1584
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447 leaves ; 15 cm
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Silveira, Miguel da, ca. 1576-1636?
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8 leaves, 611 p. ; 15 cm
Topic: Maccabaeus, Judas, d. 160 B.C
ixxvii, [4[, [vii]-xxiii, [2], 332, [2] p. ; 19 cm
Topics: Nunez Alva, Diego, 16th cent, Schmalkaldic War, 1546-1547
[10], 253, [1] pages ; 15 cm (12mo)
Topic: Rogues and vagabonds -- Fiction
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Acevedo, Alonso de, 1550-approximately 1648
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271 pages ; cm
Headpieces; tailpieces
Topic: Spanish literature
6 v. ; 22 cm
Topic: Spain -- Literatures -- Poetry
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Caro, Rodrigo, 1573-1647?; Lievendal, Isaac, active 1634, engraver; Grande, Andre, active 1634, printer; Methuen, Paul, 1672-1757, former owner. MB; Del Monte, Domingo, 1804-1853, former owner. MB; Museo del Montino, former owner. MB; British Museum, former owner. MB
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Copperplate engraved coat-of-arms, signed Lieuendal fec., on title page
Topics: Seville (Spain) -- Antiquities -- Early works to 1800, Seville (Spain) -- History -- Early works to...
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Moreto, Agustín, 1618-1669
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Caption title
[32], 372, [4] p. ; 30 cm (fol.)
Topics: Sancho III, King of Castile, approximately 1133-1158, Alfonso VIII, King of Castile, 1155-1214,...
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Salazar de Mendoza, Pedro, d. 1629; González Dávila, Gil, ca. 1578-1658; Ulloa, Bartolomé, fl. 1770, editor; Ticknor, George, 1791-1871, former owner
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In double columns
Topic: Philip III, King of Spain, 1578-1621
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Solís, Antonio de, 1610-1686.; Solis, Antonio de, 1610-1686
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[12], 350, [2] p. ; 22 cm (4to)
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Trigueros, Candido Maria.; Trigueros, Candido Maria
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volume ; 20 cm (4to)