Title The Alhambra; The Conquest of Granada; The Conquest of Spain; Spanish Voyages of Discovery
Binding Green Cloth
Book Condition Good
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Size Thick 12mo
Publisher Boston De Wolfe, Fiske & Co.
Seller ID 004926
pp. 212; pp. 368; pp. 138; pp. 228. Irving lived in Spain while writing his biography of Christopher Columbus. Afterward, encouraged by his publishers and by his own enthusiasm for the beauty and history of Spain he wrote The Alhambra, A Series of Tales and Sketches of the Moors and Spaniards. The whole time Irving was in Spain he took notes and wrote sketches which later became the other books in this volume. Ex-Library with marks and pastedowns.