Document ReferencePw V 70
TitleBound volume entitled 'Relacion y Memorias Historicas y Politicas' vol. 2; 1671-1691
Extent353 ff
Content DescriptionVolume bears the title 'Parte Segunda' gold stamped on the spine.

This volume is the second in a set of four volumes.
Title Of WorkRelacion y Memorias Historicas y Politicas
ReprodnNoteVolumes from Pw V cannot be photographed by readers with their own camera or device, but reprographic copies can be supplied for educational and private study purposes only.
Physical DescriptionFolio volume
Pagination runs from 1 to 706.
Volume has 1 front flyleaf (contemporary with binding) and 2 back flyleaves (one contemporary with binding and the other contemporary with copying).
Descriptive FeaturesChainlines, about 23 mm apart (Type A, front flyleaf f i)

Watermark: Monogram CC, 40 x 35 mm (Type B, back flyleaf f ii)

Watermark: Post Horn within tall and narrow shield, approx. 72 x 44 mm (Type C, 30 ff of copied text on one type of paper)

Countermark: Monogram DVE, approx. 12 x 26 mm (With Type C)

Watermark: Post Horn within ornate shield, approx. 64 x 43 mm (Type D, last folio of blank text)

Three further countermarks appear in volume:

Countermark: Letters SB, 14 x 24 mm (Type E, several folios starting on p 61)

Countermark: Letters IB, 12 x 20 mm (Type F, in a few folios)

Countermark: Monogram HDVE, 10 x 47 mm (Type G, from p 673)

One older hand

One of a set of four volumes which share the same binding characteristics; volume bound in brown Morocco leather on boards; upper and lower covers have no decoration at all; spine is divided into seven gold tooled panels from head to tail; top and bottom panels are taller than remaining five panels; second panel is stamped as a label to indicate volume number, here described as 'Part'; besides this second panel, all panels consist of a central floral tool enclosed by a supplementary floral tool stamped to left and right of the central oranment; each panel is surrounded by a double line and fillet.

Top and bottom panels of the spine are edged at head and tail with an ornamental leaf tooling; outer edges of bindings are also gold stamped with a section of this last leaf tool; volume has a uniform, multicoloured and speckled graphing on all edges; volume may have been bound in England. See Pw V 69, 71-72 for other volumes in the set.
WatermarkMonogram CC
Horn (ornate shield)
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NA73435Ronquillo; Don Pedro de (-1691); ambassador from Spain 1680-1691-1691
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