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[Map of Tenochtitlan]

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Names
Cortés, Hernán (485-1547) (Author)
Collection

Praeclara Ferdinãdi. Cortesii de Noua maris Oceani Hyspania Narratio ...

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1524
Place Term: [Norimberga]
Publisher: Impressa Per Fridericum Peypus, Arthimesius
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KB+ 1524 (Cortés, H. Praeclara Ferdinãdi. Cortesii de Noua maris Oceani Hyspania Narratio)
Topics
Mexico -- History -- Conquest, 1519-1540
Notes
Content : Translator's dedication to Clement VII dated: Ex Norimberga Quarto Idus Febru. Anno Domini Millesimo Quingentesimo Vigesimo Quarto.

Content : With colophon and printer's mark on f. xlixa.

Content : "De rebus et Insulis nouiter Repertis a Sereniss. Carolo Imperatore, Et Variis earum gentium moribus," by Pietro Martire d'Anghiera, xii f. at end.

Ownership : Lenox. Copy 1-2.

Content : Copy 1: Bound by Hayday in brown morocco, gilt.

Content : Copy 1: Folio viii wrongly numbered xi.

Content : Copy 1: With this is bound Copy 2 of his: Tertia FerdinãdiCortesii Sac. Caesar. et Cath. Maiesta. In Nova Maris Oceani Hyspania Generalis præfecti ̃pclara Narratio. [Norimberga, 1524]

Content : Copy 2: Bound by Hering in olive green morocco, gilt.

Content : Copy 2: Imperfect: plate wanting, supplied in facsimile (without facsimile of the printed legends)

Content : Copy 2: Map of America and another plan of the city of Mexico laid in.

Content : Copy 2: With portrait of Clement VII on verso of prelim. leaf 4.

Content : Signatures: a⁴, AG⁶, H⁸, aa-bb⁶. sig. a₄ (verso) and H₈ blank.

Content : The folded plate is a woodcut plan of the city of Mexico and chart of the Gulf (this copy with the two printed legends).

Content : Title within sixteen ornamental border pieces. Imperial arms on verso of t.-p.

Content: Translation of Cortés' second letter, "Carta de relaciõ," which is dated Oct. 30, 1520.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 11392514
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14396310
UUID: 3001eb00-c605-012f-9f9d-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1524: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "[Map of Tenochtitlan]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1524. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/86436d7e-d8e8-2db4-e040-e00a18060199

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "[Map of Tenochtitlan]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 3, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/86436d7e-d8e8-2db4-e040-e00a18060199

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1524). [Map of Tenochtitlan] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/86436d7e-d8e8-2db4-e040-e00a18060199

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[Map of Tenochtitlan]