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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Narrative of some things of New Spain and of the great city of Temestitan, Mexico.
New York, Cortes Society, 1917
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Marshall Howard Saville; Cortes Society, New York.
|Notes:||"Edition limited to 250 copies of which ten are on Kelmscott paper. This copy is number 130."
The original Spanish text is lost. An Italian translation by G. B. Ramusio was published in his "Terzo volvme delle navigationi et viaggi ... Venetia, 1556." It was translated from the Italian into Spanish by Joaquin García Icazbalceta, and published in his "Coleccion de documentos para la historia de Mexico," v. 1, Mexico, 1858. The present English translation is from this Spanish text. cf. Introd., p. 11-13.
|Description:||93 p. 1 illus., pl. 21 cm.|
|Series Title:||Documents and narratives concerning the discovery and conquest of Latin America, no. 1.|
|Responsibility:||written by the anonymous conqueror, a companion of Hernan Cortes; tr. into English and annotated by Marshall H. Saville.|