Fabulas en verso Castellano. [manuscript] : Para el uso del Real Seminario Bascongado / Por Dn. Félix María Samaniego del numero de la real sociedad s, [ca. 1781] | University of Illinois Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Full Title: Fabulas en verso Castellano. [manuscript] : Para el uso del Real Seminario Bascongado / Por Dn. Félix María Samaniego del numero de la real sociedad suas congada de los Amigos del Pais
A collection of Spanish Fables. Text is very close to the author's first edition printed in 1781; comparison with preface yields several minor variations (mostly additions in the printed version).
Author's name and title from title page on fol. 1r.
Script: "In general characteristic of that of the 18th ... century"--cf. previous cataloger's notes (in item folder).
Binding: Bound in contemporary full calf with gilt-tooled borders.
Origin: Location and date from title page.
Provenance: Acquired from Mrs. H.P. Reeves, 20 June 1957.
Shelfmark: Urbana, Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Post-1650 MS 261.
Manuscript foliation begins on fol. 10r.
Fols. 40 and 124 damaged (ripped in half).