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The four voyages of Columbus

a history in eight documents, including five by Christopher Columbus, in the original Spanish, with English translations

by Christopher Columbus

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Published by Dover Publications in New York .
Written in English

  • America,
  • Spain
    • Subjects:
    • Columbus, Christopher -- Correspondence,
    • Explorers -- America -- Correspondence,
    • Explorers -- Spain -- Correspondence,
    • America -- Discovery and exploration -- Spanish,
    • America -- Early accounts to 1600

    • Edition Notes

      Statementtranslated and edited with introduction and notes by Cecil Jane.
      SeriesDover books on travel, adventure
      ContributionsJane, Lionel Cecil, 1879-1932.
      LC ClassificationsE114 .J36 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination2 v. in 1 :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2402860M
      ISBN 10048625626X
      LC Control Number87033201

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