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The general history of the vast continent and islands of America : commonly call'd, the West-Indies, from the first discovery thereof: With the Best Accounts the People could give of their Antiquities. Collected from the original relations sent to the kings of Spain. By Antonio de Herrera, Historiographer to His Catholick Majesty. Translated into English by Capt. John Stevens. ... Illustrated with cutts and maps. Preview this item
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The general history of the vast continent and islands of America : commonly call'd, the West-Indies, from the first discovery thereof: With the Best Accounts the People could give of their Antiquities. Collected from the original relations sent to the kings of Spain. By Antonio de Herrera, Historiographer to His Catholick Majesty. Translated into English by Capt. John Stevens. ... Illustrated with cutts and maps.

Author: Antonio de Herrera y Tordesillas
Publisher: London : Printed for Jer. Batley, at the Dove in Pater-Noster-Row, M. DCC. XXV[1725]-26.
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Genre/Form: Early works
History
Early works to 1800
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Antonio de Herrera y Tordesillas
OCLC Number: 642108368
Notes: "An abridged and inaccurate translation of the first three decades of Herrera's 'Historia general do los hechos de los castellanos, ' divided into six decades, neither chapters nor decades corresponding with the original." (NUC).
Titlepages in red and black.
Vols. 1,2 dated 1725; vols. 3-6 dated 1726.
The preface in volume 1 is in six pages, and the headpiece to the preface and to page 1 represents a hill with a flag on top, with a sun in the background; Sig. B is under the 'a' of 'Seneca'.
Reproduction of original from Harvard University Houghton Library.
Description: 1 online resource (6 volumes, plates) : maps, portraits
Other Titles: Historia general de los hechos de los castellanos. English.

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