Fundación Focus
<em>View of Seville</em> (detail), 1573, Joris Hoefnagel. Royal Library of Brussels

View of Seville (detail), 1573, Joris Hoefnagel. Royal Library of Brussels

Bookcover Iconography of Seville, first volume from 1400 - 1650

Historia de la Real Fábrica de Tabacos de Sevilla

Historia de la Real Fábrica de Tabacos de Sevilla

Price: 150 Euros

José Manuel Rodríguez Gordillo

This book, published by our Foundation on the occasion of the 500th anniversary of the establishment of the University of Seville, reviews the history of a unique building in the city: the site of the Royal Tobacco Factory. Professor José Manuel Rodríguez Gordillo provides an overall look of the past of the facilities and delves into the 18th century industrial activity, the role of tobacco manufacture in Seville or the new and latest educational use of the facilities with the university.

Sevilla: Fundación Focus-Abengoa, 2005

253 pages with both colour and black and white illustrations. 32 x 25 cm, cloth binding

ISBN: 84-89895-15-5

Educational and cultural activities