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|Additional Physical Format:||(DLC) 02007686|
|Named Person:||Christopher Columbus; Martin Behaim|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Jeremy Belknap; Paolo del Pozzo Toscanelli
|Notes:||"Copied from the original in the Library of Congress."
Master microform held by: LCP.
|Description:||132 p. ; 21 cm.|
|Contents:||A discourse on the discovery of America.--Ode for the 23d of October, 1792.--Dissertation I. On the circumnavigation of Africa by the ancients. Appendix: Table ... chronological detail of facts and opinions.--Dissertation II. An examination of the pretensions of Martin Behaim, to a discovery of America, prior to that of Christopher Columbus. Appendix: no. I. Letters from Paul a physician of Florence, to Christopher Columbus, concerning the discovery of the Indies. no. II. A chronological detail of discoveries made in the fifteenth century, connected with events in the life of Columbus.--Dissertation III. On the question, whether the honey bee is a native of America.--Dissertation IV. On the colour of the native Americans, and the recent population of this continent.|
|Series Title:||Selected Americana from Sabin's Dictionary ...|
|Responsibility:||by Jeremy Belknap.|