The Mapping and Discovery of America

14 Apr 2012, starting at 10:00 EDT.

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ANGHIERA, PIETRO MARTIRE D' [PETER MARTYR]. 1467-1526. The Decades of the Newe Worlde or West India, Conteynyng the Navigations and Conquestes of the Spanyardes, with the Particular Description of the Moste Ryche and Large Landes and Islandes lately founde in the West Ocean. London: William Powell, 1555.

THEVET, ANDRE. 1516-1590. La Cosmographie Universelle [Part 4 only: The Americas] [Paris: 1575.]

DE BRY, THEODOR, JOHANN THEODOR DE BRY and JOHANN ISRAEL DE BRY. [The Great or American Voyages.] Frankfurt: 1594-1617.

LOPEZ DE GOMARA, FRANCISCO. 1511-1566 [JUAN DE ESPINOSA (bookseller in Toledo).]

ANGHIERA, PIETRO MARTIRE D' [PETER MARTYR]. 1457-1526. De rebus oceanicis et novo orbe, decades tres. Cologne: Gervinus Calenius & heirs of Quentel, 1574.

PIZARRO, PEDRO. c.1515-c.1602. Manuscript Document Signed ("Pedro Pizarro"), 2 pp, small folio, n.p.[but South America], 1580,

GRAVE-ROBBING—[PIZARRO, FRANCISCO. 1478-1541.] KINNEY, H.E., WILLIAM DECOURSEY AND JOSEPH BROLASKY. Manuscript Document in English in two different hands, with three different signatures, 1 p, small folio (conjoined address leaf), Caleno, Jan. 10th 1848,

MEXICAN PRINTING—ESPINOSA, ANTONIO DE (printer). D. 1578. Printed Document finished in Manuscript, 2 pp (recto and verso), folio, Mexico, [Antonio de Espinosa, 1562],

NEW SPAIN—ENRIQUEZ DE ALMANZA, MARTIN. D. 1583. Manuscript Document, Signed as Viceroy of New Spain, 1 p, small folio, n.p., 1572,

JESUITS IN THE NEW WORLD—POPE GREGORY XIII. 1502-1585.

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