LEWIS, John Frederick.
Sketches of Spain & Spanish Character. Made during his Tour in that Country, in the Years 1833-34.

Published
London: 1836.
References
Abbey Travel 150; Colas 858; Martin Hardie p.247; Tooley 302; Bobins 567.
Plates
27
Binding/Size
L=FOLIO
Value
$25,001-100,000
Ref
5356

FIRST EDITION. Oblong folio, without title, dedication, list of subscribers. 27 hand coloured lithographed plates mounted on card within a line border, as issued. Red calf gilt; lettered direct, crimson watered silk endpapers, gilt inner dentelles, spine with decorative gilt compartments.

Coloured plates in order:

1. Mendicant Monks. Granada.
2. [not captioned] Granada. A couple on horseback.
3. [not captioned] Cordova Cathedral.
4. [not captioned] El Caleseno..
5. [not captioned] Ronda Jose Maria. Man on horseback.
6. Peasants dancing the Bolero.
7. Las dos Hemmanas.
8. Seville. (Lady riding a donkey)
9. Contrabandistas.
10. Mendicant receiving Alms.
11. [not captioned] Ronda?
12. Mosque at Cordova.
13. Gibraltar.
14. Andalusia. Man drinking from a waterbag.
15. Interior of a Posada.
16. La Puerta del Sol. Madrid.
17. [not captioned] A Jewish Woman of Gibraltar?
18. Toledo. Sala Capitular.
19. Granada. Woman looking over the city.
20. Mosque at Cordova.
21. Plaza di San Francisco. Seville.
22. El Prior.
23. Gaucin.
24. Seville. Portrait of a lady.
25. Seville. Dead Bull being dragged out of the arena.
26. A Convent door, Toledo.
27. Gitanillas, Ronda.