Abreu y Bertodano, Felix Jose
2,000 - 3,000 GBP
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- Tratado juridico-politico sobre pressas de mar y calidades que deben concurrir para hacerse legitimamente el corso. Cádiz: Real de Marina, 
4to (202 x 145mm.), title within typographic border, errata at end, contemporary Spanish limp vellum, slight scattered staining and creasing of contents and vellum, light rubbing, minor loss to upper cover
Abreu's learned work is one of the most significant treatises on privateering ever made in Spain. There were three editions published in Spain in 1746 for which no priority is known, being Madrid, Cádiz, and presumably Seville.