VINCENTI, J. P.
Monographia. El Sepulcro de Moore.
Monography. The Tomb of Moore. Translated from the Spanish by Anthony Garcia Fuertes, Professor of English in the Commercial Institute of Corunna.
First edition, uncommon, just two copies – BL and Biblioteca Nacional de España – on OCLC and an 1890 reprint at BNE. Attractive souvenir with dual language text, a portrait, plates of the house where Moore died, his dying moments and tomb, and a view of the city and harbour.
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Landscape octavo. Original green cloth, blind panelling to both boards, gilt device of Moore’s tomb to the upper board, marbled endpapers. 5 single-tint lithographs, and a folding lithographic map of the battle of Coruña. Cloth a little mottled, single worm track in the prelims., light spotting, a very good copy.