SELECT DOCUMENTS ILLUSTRATING THE FOUR VOYAGES OF COLUMBUS, Including Those Contained In R. H. Major's 'Select Letters of Christopher Columbus.' Translated and edited with additional material, an introduction and notes by Cecil Jane

(London: for the Hakluyt Society, 1930).

FIRST EDITION and one of the most important publications regarding Columbus' voyages, authoritative and scholarly. With parallel text in English and Spanish. Item #30000

2 volumes. First edition, Hakluyt Series II, volumes 65 and 70. Portrait frontispiece, extract from Columbus' notebook, 6 maps (several folding). 8vo, publisher’s original blue cloth with overall blind stamped designs to the covers, gilt sailing vessels as central pictorial ornaments at the center of each cover, gilt lettering between blind bands on the spine panels. clv, 167, index; lxxxvii, 143, index pp. Very handsome copies, showing almost no wear or evidence of use. An especially pleasing set very bright and well preserved.

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Price: $395.00