Xavi Gasulla Andreu

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Spanish collector of cigarette papers

Covadonga

Folder style booklet. 
Covadonga.
Ivorra y Paya
(Alcoy).
Propriedad de la marca Ciaraco Tabargo (Infiesto)
Cover depicts image of Basílica de Santa María, a Catholic church located in Covadonga.  This was designated as basilica on September 11, 1901.  
The temple was designed by the German architect Roberto Frassinelli and built between 1877 and 1901 by architect Federico Aparici y Soriano. It is a Neo-Romanesque church made entirely of pink limestone

El Leon

Hardback Block booklet. 
El Leon.
Ivorra Paya y Ca.
(Alcoy).
500 Hojas; 10 Centimos variation.

Xavi Gasulla Andreu
 

 

Los Caballos

Block Booklet.
Los Caballos. (The Horses),
Ivorra Paya y Ca.
(Alcoy).
Consionario - Felipe Lorente (Zaragoza),
300 Hojas; 5 Centimes.
 

Xavi Gasulla Andreu

El Comercio

Flat folder stlye booklet.
El Comercio.
Ivorra Paya y Ca.
(Alcoy)
300 Hojas variation.

 

Xavi Gasulla Andreu

Blas Sales

Flat folder stlye booklet.
Blas Sales
Manufacturer unknown
(Barcelona)
Left and right panels depict Lady and Gentleman in costume. 

The inside of the cover depicts and image of the Grand Portada de la Cathedral de Barcelona.

Blas Sales

Flat folder stlye booklet.
Blas Sales
Manufacturer unknown
(Barcelona)
Left panel depicts portrait of Abdül-aziz-khan (1830 – 1876), 32nd Sultan of the ottoman empire and reigned between 1861 and 1876.   Right panel depicts Murad V (1840 -1904) who was the 33rd Sultan of the Ottoman Empire  and reigned from 30 May to 31 August 1876.  Murad became the Sultan when his uncle Abdülaziz was deposed. He reigned for 93 days before being deposed on the grounds that he was mentally ill.