Statutes of Valladolid, 1763 [Valladolid]. [Mosquera de Molina, Juan, Compiler]. Ordenanzas con que se Rige y Govierna la Republica de la Muy Noble y Leal Ciudad de Valladolid, En las Quales se Declaran Todos los Articulos Tocantes al pro Comunde Ella. Valladolid: Imprenta de Thomas de Santander, 1763. [x], 183,  pp. Quarto (8" x 5-1/2"). Contemporary mottled sheep, gilt fillets to boards, raised bands and gilt ornaments to spine, edges rouged. Light rubbing to extremities, corners and spine ends bumped, minor wear along joints. Title printed within woodcut typographical border, large title vignette of the arms of Villadolid. Light offsetting to margins of endleaves, interior notably fresh. Ex-library. Bookplate to front pastedown. A very well-preserved copy. $1,000. * Once the capitol city of the Kingdom of Castile, later of united Spain and briefly of Habsburg Spain, Valladolid remained an important city in eighteenth-century Spain. The 1763 collection of Ordenanzas offers an interesting perspective on the city at this time. OCLC locates 5 copies worldwide and 1 copy in a North American law library (Harvard). Bibliografia de Autores Espanoles del Siglo 18: Anonimos 2:1498.
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