Title Carlos V y sus Banqueros. La Vida Economica en Castilla (1516-1556); La Hacienda Real de Castilla; Los Caminos del Oro de la Plata (Deuda exterior y tesoros ultramarinos).
Book Condition Fine
Publisher Sociedad de Estudios y Publicaciones, Madrid:, 1965-1967. 0
Seller ID 2798
Segunda edición corregida y aumentada. Elephant 8vo., pp xxii, 542,  with portraits; pp xvi, 635,  with portrait frontispiece and fold-out maps; and pp [x], 627, , with illustrations and fold-out tables. Binder's cloth gilt, from an institution with small stamps & booklpates, mechanically fine copies. Three volumes. 'His monumental work "Carlos V y sus banqueros" is still an unsurpassed piece of work, a vital reference work for scholars of Spain and Latin America ... During the Spanish Civil War his house in Madrid was occupied, and three thousand manuscripts, as well as numerous summaries which he had drawn up during his research, were destroyed, being used by the combatants as fuel to keep warm ... Elected as a numerary member of the Royal Academy of History in 1949, Carande [was] a great expert in Spanish and foreign archives.' Fundación Príncipe de Asturias.
Spain, Spanish, Espana, money, banking, economics