Journals and other documents on the life and voyages of Christopher Columbus / translated and edited by Samuel Eliot Morison ; illustrated by Lima de Freitas.

; Freitas, Lima de, illustrator ; White, Lewis F. (Lewis Felix), 1895- book designer ; Columbus, Christopher. Diario. English ; Connecticut Printers, printer ; Limited Editions Club, former owner ; Limited Editions Club Collection (Library of Congress)
New York : Limited Editions Club, 1963.

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Other Title Life & voyages of Christopher Columbus
Other Authors Freitas, Lima de,
Morison, Samuel Eliot, 1887-1976.
White, Lewis F. 1895-
Columbus, Christopher.
Connecticut Printers,
Limited Editions Club Collection (Library of Congress)
Limited Editions Club,
Subjects America -- Discovery and exploration -- Sources.
America -- Discovery and exploration -- Spanish.
Columbus, Christopher.
Discoveries in geography.
Discovery and exploration, Spanish.
Explorers -- America -- Biography.
Explorers -- Spain -- Biography.
Description xvi, 417 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 31 cm
Copyright Date 1963.
Notes "Fifteen hundred copies ... have been made from the typographic design of Lewis F. White ... Printed by the Connecticut Printers ... Signed by the artist"--Colophon.
Issued in slipcase.
Limited ed. of 1500 copies, signed by the artist. This is no. 810.
Limited edition of 1,500 copies, signed by the artist.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Includes "a new translation of the Diario"--Preface.
Bound in blue cloth over boards; black leather gold-stamped title label on spine; black leather onlay portrait of Columbus on cover; maps on lining-papers; black slipcase. DGW LOCAL
Contents Preliminaries, 1451-1492 -- The first voyage of discovery, 1492-1493 -- The second voyage of discovery, 1493-1496 -- The third voyage of discovery, 1498-1500 -- The fourth voyage of discovery, 1502-1504 -- Appendix (including Columbus chronology).
Citation Limited Editions Club. Bibliography of the fine books published by the Limited Editions Club, 1929-1985, numbers 349
Newman and Wiche. Great and good books, 349
Genre Biography.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5977424
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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