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The Resource The Columbus papers : the Barcelona letter of 1493 : a facsimile edition of the unique copy in the New York Public Library, introduced by Mauricio Obregón and with a new English translation by Lucia Graves ; illustrated with maps of the period and with two original etchings by Juan Antonio Roda

The Columbus papers : the Barcelona letter of 1493 : a facsimile edition of the unique copy in the New York Public Library, introduced by Mauricio Obregón and with a new English translation by Lucia Graves ; illustrated with maps of the period and with two original etchings by Juan Antonio Roda

Label
The Columbus papers : the Barcelona letter of 1493 : a facsimile edition of the unique copy in the New York Public Library
Title
The Columbus papers
Title remainder
the Barcelona letter of 1493 : a facsimile edition of the unique copy in the New York Public Library
Statement of responsibility
introduced by Mauricio Obregón and with a new English translation by Lucia Graves ; illustrated with maps of the period and with two original etchings by Juan Antonio Roda
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
970.01/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
E115.2.E5
LC item number
C64 1987
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The Columbus papers : the Barcelona letter of 1493 : a facsimile edition of the unique copy in the New York Public Library, introduced by Mauricio Obregón and with a new English translation by Lucia Graves ; illustrated with maps of the period and with two original etchings by Juan Antonio Roda
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • The principal text in Columbus's Carta of Feb. 18, 1493 (written onboard ship on that date but incorrectly dated in the printed ed. used here Feb. 15, 1493) with a postscript written at Lisbon Mar. 4, 1493 (incorrectly dated in the same printed ed. Mar. 14, 1493) That text is present in a full-color facsimile of the 1493 Barcelona ed. printed by Pedro Posa, a resetting in modern type, and a translation into English
  • "This edition ... consists of one hundred and sixty-five copies numbered 1 to 165 and a suite of fifteen artist's proof copies numbered I to XV"--Colophon
  • Printed on 16 bifolia, laid loose in board covers, in a wooden box
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
35 x 51 cm
Extent
57 pages
Lccn
88124606
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
2 illustrations (1 color), 3 color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)17814891
  • ucoclc17814891
Label
The Columbus papers : the Barcelona letter of 1493 : a facsimile edition of the unique copy in the New York Public Library, introduced by Mauricio Obregón and with a new English translation by Lucia Graves ; illustrated with maps of the period and with two original etchings by Juan Antonio Roda
Publication
Note
  • The principal text in Columbus's Carta of Feb. 18, 1493 (written onboard ship on that date but incorrectly dated in the printed ed. used here Feb. 15, 1493) with a postscript written at Lisbon Mar. 4, 1493 (incorrectly dated in the same printed ed. Mar. 14, 1493) That text is present in a full-color facsimile of the 1493 Barcelona ed. printed by Pedro Posa, a resetting in modern type, and a translation into English
  • "This edition ... consists of one hundred and sixty-five copies numbered 1 to 165 and a suite of fifteen artist's proof copies numbered I to XV"--Colophon
  • Printed on 16 bifolia, laid loose in board covers, in a wooden box
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
35 x 51 cm
Extent
57 pages
Lccn
88124606
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
2 illustrations (1 color), 3 color maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)17814891
  • ucoclc17814891

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