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Historie del S.D. Fernando Colombo

nelle quali s'ha particolare, & vera relatione della vita, & de' fatti dell'Ammiraglio D. Christoforo Colombo, suo padre: et dello scoprimento, ch'egli fece dell'Indie Occidentali, dette Mondo Nuovo, hora possedute dal Sereniss. Re catolico

Published by Appresso Francesco de' Franceschi Sanese in In Venezia, M D LXXI .
Written in Italian.

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Edition Notes

Translation of the original Spanish ms., which was never published. Cf. Church catalogue.

The 'Venice 1569' copy at Princeton (as noted in the Library of Congress Catalog) is reported by the Curator of Rare Books to be an altered copy, probably of the Venice 1709 edition.

Signatures: a-b⁸ c⁴ A-2H⁸ (leaves c4 and 2H8 blank)

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"Scrittura di fra Roman [i.e. Ramón Pané] della antichitá de gl'Indiani [di San Dominico]": leaves 126v-145v. Pané's account contains numerous words in Taino.

Errata: leaf [19] verso (1st count)

Includes index.

JCB Lib. cat., pre-1675, 1:244.

Alden, J.E. European Americana, 571/8.

Palau y Dulcet (2nd ed.) 57209.

Streit, R. Bib. Missionum, 2:574.

Church, E.D. Discovery, 114.

John Carter Brown Library copy imperfect: final blank leaf wanting. Leaves 123-126 misbound as 124, 123, 126, 125.


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E111 .C71

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[20], 247, [1] leaves ;
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