8vo., contemporary full-vellum binding, vellum extending and turned in over foredge, contemporary handwritten labeling to spine, pp. , 199, . Binding beginning to crack away from text block, minimal worming with no loss of text. Jos? Pellicer de Ossau y Tovar (1602-1679) was a Spanish publicist for Gaspar de Guzm?n, Count-Duke of Olivares, poet, genealogist, and historian of Castile and Aragon. Published during the Thirty Years War, this text concerns the troubled political history of France and Spain in the early modern period. V. scarce. Text in Spanish.
PELLICER DE OSSAU Y TOVAR, Jose, Defensa de Espana Contra Las Calumnias de Francia. Satisfacion a los Enganos de su Manifiesto, Motivo de los Intentos del Rey Cristianissimo, Verdad de los Designios del Rey Catolico, En las Alteraciones de Europa., s.n., 1635
VAN HAESTENS, Henrick (attrib.); DAVIES, John (trans.), Apocalypsis, or, The Revelation Of certain notorious Advancers of Heresie Wherein their Visions and private Revelations by Dreams, are discovered to be most incredible blasphemies, and enthusiastical dotages: Together with an account of their Lives, Actions, and Ends. Whereunto are added the effigies of seventeen (who excelled the rest in rashness, impudence and lying,) done in Copper Plates. Faithfully and impartially translated out of the Latine by J. D., Printed by E. Tyler, for John Saywell, 1655