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HERDER, Johann Gottfried von. Der Cid nach spanischen Romanzen.

Stuttgart und Tubingen. Verlag der J. G. Cotta'schen Buchhandlung, 1838. First illustrated edition.
Quarto. [6], 238pp. With an engraved half-title, an additional engraved title-page, and numerous engraved illustrations in the text by Eugen Neureuther. Handsomely bound in contemporary richly gilt-tooled tree-calf, contrasting red morocco lettering-piece, A.E.G. Rubbed, some surface loss to upper board. Marbled endpapers, armorial bookplate of Edward Nicholas Hurt to FEP, foxed throughout.
The first illustrated edition of German Sturm und Drang poet and literary critic Johann Gottfried von Herder's (1744-1803) translation of the Spanish epic poem El Cantar de mio Cid.

Edward Nicholas Hurt (1795-1867), Derby based barrister.
£ 125.00 Antiquates Ref: 16891