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Los Toros: Tratado Tecnico e Historico. 4 Volumes

by Cossio, Jose Maria De

Condition: Good/No Dust Jacket

Madrid: Espasa-Calpe, S.A., 1961. The classic history of bull fighting in Spain and in other parts of the world. Text in Spanish with many illustrations. Four Volumes as follows: Vol 1, 1951; vol 2, 1953; vol 3, 1952; vol 4, 1961. Matching covers are one quarter leather and three quarters blue cloth. Wear around edges of spine and leather. Bumped and worn corners. Creases on front end papers. Few light spots on Volume 2. Overall a Good set of very heavy books - quite usable and readable. Extra post because of weight and number of volumes.. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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