Map of Tenochtitlan
NamesCortés, Hernán (485-1547) (Author)
Praeclara Ferdinãdi. Cortesii de Noua maris Oceani Hyspania Narratio ...
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1524Place: [Norimberga]Publisher: Impressa Per Fridericum Peypus, Arthimesius
Library locationsRare Book DivisionShelf locator: *KB+ 1524 (Cortés, H. Praeclara Ferdinãdi. Cortesii de Noua maris Oceani Hyspania Narratio)
TopicsMexico -- History -- Conquest, 1519-1540
NotesContent: 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.
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IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 11392514NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14396310Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3001eb00-c605-012f-9f9d-58d385a7bc34
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