By: Hernando Cortes
Sabin 16964 (q.v.): "First appearance of the three collected dispatches in English, being a translation from Lorenzana, including a portion of his notes." Quarter cloth over worn paper covered boards; gilt title to spine. Moderate foxing; wear to edges. Bartleby's 1997.; rl. 8vo 24.5 x 16 cm; xii, 431 pages
Title: The dispatches of Hernando Cortes, the Conquerer of Mexico, addressed to the emperor Charles V. Written during the conquest, and containing a narrative of its events. Now first translated into English . Scarce large-paper copy.
Publisher: New York, Wiley & Putnam: 1843
Book Condition: Very Good
Seller ID: 1515