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40 South Audley Street
London
W1K 2PR
Contact Alex Day
Nicholas Poole-Wilson, Donovan Rees, Barbara Scalvini, Andrea Mazzocchi
Telephone 020 7297 4888
Fax 020 7297 4866
Specialists Art, Architecture, Economics, Philosophy, English, European Literature, Early Printing, Islamic World, Natural History, Science & Medicine, Photography, Travel, Manuscripts, Music, Politics, Law, Human Sciences, Archives, Valuations
Bernard Quaritch Ltd
Stand B10

COLUMBUS

QUARITCH, Bernard, and Michael KERNEY.

The Spanish Letter of Columbus . . . A facsimile of the original edition published by Bernard Quaritch in 1891. With an Introduction by Felipe Fernández-Armesto. , Quaritch 2006

Small folio (350 x 255 mm), pp. li, [3], 33, with 10 coloured illustrations and a reproduction of the original Columbus Letter; title printed in red and black; blue cloth, pictorial dust-jacket. ISBN: 0-9550852-2-5.

Note
Republished here in an edition of 500 copies is the first authoritative study of the unique Spanish Columbus Letter which Bernard Quaritch sold to the Lenox Library in 1892. This edition includes an essay by Martin Davies on the printing of the original Columbus Letter at Barcelona in 1493 and, drawing on material surviving in the Quaritch Archive, the story of how Quaritch marketed it in America.

Condition
New
£60