Letter of Columbus to Luis de Santangel, dated 15 February 1493.

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Names
Columbus, Christopher (Author)
Santángel, Luis de (d. 1498 ) (Recipient)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1493
Place Term: Barcelona
Publisher: Pedro Posa
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KB+ 1493 (Columbus, C. Letter of Columbus to Luis de Santangel, dated 15 February 1493)
Topics
Discovery & exploration
Notes
Content : With 4 l. of fragmentary Latin mss. at end, comprising a life of St. Leocadia and an appeal presented to the Archduke Philip at Bruges, May 12, 1497, Johannes Rousselli, lord of Hernetes, with the decision of the archduke in Council.--cf. his: The Spanish letter ... lately in the possession of Bernard Quaritch. London, 1893. p. 8-9.

Citation/reference : GW 7171

Citation/reference : Gothic type; 47 lines. With ornamental initial; without catchwords, foliation and signature marks.

Citation/reference : Medina BHA 1

Citation/reference : Thacher A

Content : L. 1a: (S)Enor po[r] que se que aureis plazer dela grand vitoria que nuest[r]o seño[r] me / ha dado en mi viaie vos escriuo esta po[r] la [?]l sabreys como en ueinte dias pase A / las ídias cõ la armada [quam] los illustrissimos Rey e Reyna ñ[r]os señores me die[r]on / ...

Content: L. 2b: ... fecha enla calaue[r]a [sic] sobre las yslas de canaria a xv de feb[r]e[r]o año Mil.cccclxxxxiii. / Fa[r]a lo que mandareys El Almirãte / Anima que venia dent[r]o en la Ca[r]ta. / [5 lines] / ... fecha ha quato[r]ze dias de marzo: / Esta Carta en bio Colom A'esc[r]iuano Deraciõ / De las Jslas Halladas en Las Jndias: Cõtenida / A otra De Sus Altezas /
Physical Description
Extent: 2 l. 32 cm. (fol.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14379039
UUID: 07fda820-0035-0130-671f-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1493: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter of Columbus to Luis de Santangel, dated 15 February 1493." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1493. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7fbc3989-f804-30a9-e040-e00a18067752

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Letter of Columbus to Luis de Santangel, dated 15 February 1493." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 6, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7fbc3989-f804-30a9-e040-e00a18067752

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1493). Letter of Columbus to Luis de Santangel, dated 15 February 1493. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7fbc3989-f804-30a9-e040-e00a18067752

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Letter of Columbus to Luis de Santangel, dated 15 February 1493.