De orbe nouo Petri Martyris ab Angleria Mediolanensis protonotarij c[a]esaris senatoris decades. (Book, 1530) [WorldCat.org]
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De orbe nouo Petri Martyris ab Angleria Mediolanensis protonotarij c[a]esaris senatoris decades.

Author: Pietro Martire d' Anghiera; Michaelis de Egúia; Jay I. Kislak Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: Compluti : Apud Michaele[m] d[e] Eguia, anno MDXXX. [1530]
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Genre/Form: Early works
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Named Person: Christopher Columbus; Alonso de Ojeda; Diego de Nicuesa; Vasco Núñez de Balboa; Pedrarias; Francisco Hernández de Córdoba; Juan de Grijalva; Hernán Cortés; Fernão de Magalhães; Vasco Núñez de Balboa; Christopher Columbus; Hernán Cortés; Juan de Grijalva; Francisco Hernández de Córdoba; Fernão de Magalhães; Diego de Nicuesa; Alonso de Ojeda; Pedrarias
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pietro Martire d' Anghiera; Michaelis de Egúia; Jay I. Kislak Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 11457286
Notes: This is the first complete edition of the 8 decades -- Church, entry 62.
The first Decade is devoted to the exploits of Alonso de Ojeda, Diego de Nicuesa, and Vasco Núñez de Balboa; the second gives an account of Balboa's discovery of the Pacific Ocean, Columbus' fourth voyage, and the expeditions of Pedrarias Dávila; the third Decade tells of Columbus's voyage to Panama.; the fourth Decade describes the voyages of Francisco Hernández de Córdoba, Juan de Grijalva, and Hernán Cortés; the fifth Decade deals with the conquest of Mexico and the circumnavigation of the world by Ferdinand Magellan; sixth Decade (1524) gives an account of Dávila's discoveries on the west coast of America; the seventh consists of collected descriptions of the customs of the natives in present-day South Carolina, including the "Testimony of Francisco de Chicora", a Native American taken captive there; as well as those of natives in Florida, Haiti, Cuba, and Darién; the eight Decade eighth Decade (1525) tells the story of the march of Cortés against Olit.
Colophon: Excusum Compluti : In aedibus Michaelis de Eguia, anno Virginei partus M. D. XXX. Mense Dece[m]bri.
Vocabula Barbara -- P6 recto-P8 recto (three unnumbered leaves at tend).
Errors in foliation: leaf xiv misprinted as xxij, xlij as xliij, and xcix as xc.
Signatures: A-P⁸ (D5 missigned as V, and L4 as K4)
Text printed in roman letter; printed marginalia in black letter.
Title within elaborate woodcut border of depicting the labors of Hercules; title page verso, "Autor accipito haec lector ..." within four piece woodcut border.
Decorative woodcut initials, and printed marginalia.
Description: cxvij, [3] leaves ; 30 cm (fol.)
Other Titles: De orbe novo
De orbe nouo decades

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