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Americus Vespuccius : a critical and documentary review of two recent English books concerning that navigator

Author: Henry Harrisse; Henry Harrisse Collection (Library of Congress); John Boyd Thacher Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: London : B.F. Stevens, 1895.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Harrisse, Henry, 1829-1910.
Americus Vespuccius.
London : B.F. Stevens, 1895
(OCoLC)749189075
Named Person: Amerigo Vespucci; Balthasar Springer; Balthasar Springer; Amerigo Vespucci
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Harrisse; Henry Harrisse Collection (Library of Congress); John Boyd Thacher Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 1827119
Notes: Review of "The letters of Amerigo Vespucci, and other documents illustrative of his career. Translated, with notes and an introduction, by Clements R. Markham" (Hakluyt Society, v. 90); and "The voyage from Lisbon to India, 1505-6. Being an account and journal by Albericus Vespuccius. Translated from the contemporary Flemish, and edited with a prologue and notes by C.H. Coote." The reviewer identifies the supposed "account and journal by Vespuccius" as a garbled Flemish version of Balthasar Springer's Latin account of the Almeida expedition, published by Jan van Doesborch, Antwerp, 1508. The Latin account was printed for the first time by Martene and Durand in their "Voyage litteraire de deux religieux benedictins de la Congregation de a Maur," Paris, 1724, from a manuscript, formerly in possession of Baron Guillaume de Crassier, now in the Universitätsbibliothek Giessen. Cf. B. Springer's Indienfahrt ... von F. Schultze, Strassburg 1902.
"Only two hundred and fifty copies are printed"--Title page verso.
Description: 72 pages, [1] leaf of plates : color coat of arms ; 23 cm
Other Titles: Concerning Americus Vespuccius
Responsibility: by Henry Harrisse.

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