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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 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 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 Borja y Aragon, Francisco de, principe de Esquilache, 1582-1658
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604 p. ; 22 cm
Topic: Romances
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 Gongora y Argote, Luis de, 1561-1627
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3 volumes ; 21 cm (4to)
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
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3 volumes ; 21 cm (4to)
Pedro del Corral, supposed author
Topics: Roderick, King of the Visigoths, d. 711?, Visigoths
343 leaves ; 15 cm (8vo)
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
Source: bplill
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Quevedo, Francisco de, 1580-1645
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[8], 502, 17 paginas : 20 cm
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Alfonso X, King of Castile and Leon, 1221-1284
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[2], 266, 101 [1] 193- 347 [i.e. 577] leaves 28 cm (fol.)
Topic: Spain -- History
[24], 484, [34] pages ; 20 cm
Topics: Benedict, Saint, Abbot of Monte Cassino, Benedict, Saint, Abbot of Monte Cassino -- Poetry,...
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 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 Navarro Villoslada, Francisco, 1818-1895
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1 volume ; (8vo)
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 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
[24], 100, [4], 101-256, 55, [9], 107, [5] p. : 23 cm (4to)
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Leon Marchante, Manuel de, 1620?-1680
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2 volumes : 21 cm
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 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
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In two parts, paginated continuously
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Quinones de Benavente, Luis, 1589?-1651
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2 v. ; 19 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...
[18], 599, [7], p. 2 leaves of plates ; 29 cm (fol.)
Topic: Colombia -- History -- To 1810
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Mesa, Cristobal de, 1558 or 1559-1633
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(8), 324, (3) leaves ; 23 cm
Topic: Navas de Tolosa (Spain)
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 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 Virues, Cristobal de, 1550?-approximately 1614
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1 volume ; 16 cm (8vo)
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Beawes, Wyndham; Faulder, Robert, 1747 or 1748-1815, bookseller; Jeffrey, Edward. active 1793, bookseller; Law, B. (Bedwell), -1798, bookseller; Sewell, John, 1733 or 1734-1802, bookseller
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Caption title and running title: Dissertations on Spain and Portugal
Topics: Spain -- History -- Early works to 1800, Spain -- Description and travel -- Early works to 1800,...
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Jerome, Saint, d. 419 or 20; Ayala, Juan de, printer; Ticknor, George 1791-1871, former owner
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Place of publication and publisher from colophon
Topics: Saints, Hermits
Source: bplill
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
2 volumes ; 13 cm
Topics: Spanish poetry, Ballads, Spanish
Ex libris (annotation and bookplate): Robert Southey
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Topic: Albuquerque, Afonso de, 1453-1515
Source: bplsc
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
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 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 Abarca, Pedro, 1619-1693; Murgutio, Manuel, former owner, MB; Perez, Lucas, active 1684, printer; Imprenta Imperial (Spain), printer
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Vol. 2. has title: Segvnda parte de los anales historicos de los reyes de Aragon por el P. maesro Pedro Abarca de la Compania de Iesvs: del gremio de la Vniversidad de Salamanca: y sv cathedratico de prima de theologia ivbilado: prefecto de los estvdios de sv Colegio Real: y nuevamente cronista mayor del rey nvestro senor, eligido de sv magestad para los reynos de la Corona de Castilla. A la excelentissima senora dvqvesa de Segorbe y Cardona: Medinaceli, Alcala, &c
Topic: Aragon (Spain) -- History
[8], clviii leaves; 31 cm (fol.)
Topics: Spain -- History. -- Early works to 1800, Valencia -- History. -- Early works to 1800, Aragon --...
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Saavedra Fajardo, Diego de, 1584-1648; Porres, Francisco Ignacio de; Ticknor, George, 1791-1871. fmo; Iriarte, Tomás de, 1750-1791. fmo; Rich, O. (Obadiah), 1777-1850. fmo
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"Prologo al letor" (prelim. p. [13]-[60]) by Francisco Ignacio de Porres
Topics: Literature, Authors
Source: sc
Caption title
Topic: Catholic Church
6 v. ; 22 cm
Topic: Spain -- Literatures -- Poetry
2 volumes in 1 : 22 cm
Topic: Zaragoza (Spain) -- History -- Siege, 1808-1809 -- Poetry
Caption title
Topic: Spain
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
1 preliminary leaf, [22] pages, 417 leaves [i.e. 834] pages ; 15 cm
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Gallegos, Manuel de
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[21], 86 [i.e. 85] leaves ; 20 cm
Cover title
Topic: Catholic Church
Headpieces; tailpieces
Topic: Spanish literature
Headpieces; tailpieces
Topic: Spanish literature
122 pages ; 16 cm
Topics: Pilgrims and pilgrimages -- Poetry, Jerusalem -- Description and travel -- Poetry
[14] leaves : 22 cm
Topic: Poets, Spanish
738 pages ; (8vo)
Topic: Spanish literature -- Early works to 1800
6 pages 1., xx, 170, [21] pages ; 20 cm
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Román, Gaspar; Ticknor, George, 1791-1871, former owner; Bolívar, Baltasar de, printer
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George Ticknor
Topic: Catholic Church
ix, 27 pages ; 21 cm
[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 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
Source: bplill
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Ovejas, Ildefonso de
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Topic: Zorrilla y Moral, Jose
[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 Rivas, Angel de Saavedra, duque de, 1791-1865
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2 volumes : 17 cm
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Ticknor, George, 1791-1871, former owner; De' Pazzi, Maria Maddalena, Saint, 1566-1607
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Coat of arms at head of title
Topic: Catholic Church
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Manrique, Jorge, 1440?-1479
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v. ; 15 cm
[2], 268 leaves [i.e. 540] pages ; 22 cm
Topics: Constantine I, Emperor of Rome, -337 -- Poetry, Helena, Saint, approximately 255-approximately 330...
CLIII, VI, 583 p. ; 18 cm
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Calderón de la Barca, Pedro, 1600-1681
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Num. 277.--At head of title
Topic: Spanish drama
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Calderón de la Barca, Pedro, 1600-1681
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Num. 91.--At head of title
Topic: Spanish drama
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Camerino, Jose, active 1624
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12 preliminary leaves, 241 pages ; 21cm
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Castiglione, Baldassarre, conte, 1478-1529
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lxix, 581 pages : 17 cm
Topics: Courts and courtiers, Courtesy, Courtesy, Courts and courtiers
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Rueda, Lope de, -1565
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2 volumes : 18 cm
Topic: Drama
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Juana Ines de la Cruz, Sister, 1651-1695
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3 volumes ; 25 cm
Dated and signed at end: "à los primeros de Nouie[m]bre año de 1632. El Comercio de los Mercaderes de Sevilla
Topic: Baltasar Carlos, Prince of Asturias, 1629-1646
The Ticknor Library of Spanish and Portuguese Literature
by Vega, Garcilaso de la, 1503-1536.; Vega, Garcilaso de la, 1503-1536
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xxii, 407 pages : 20 cm
Topic: Spanish poetry -- History and criticism