In laudem serenissimi Ferdinandi Hispania[rum] regis. Bethicae & regni Granatae, obsidio, victoria, & triu[m]phus. Et De insulis in mari Indico nuper inuentis.

Author
Verardi, Carlo, 1440-1500 [Browse]
Uniform title
Format
Book
Language
Latin
Published/​Created
[Basel : I. B. [i.e. Johann Bergmann, de Olpe], 1494]
Description
[36] leaves : ill., map ; 22 cm.

Details

Subject(s)
Tr
Former owner
Binder
Form/​Genre
  • Maps—West Indies—1494
  • Annotations (Provenance).
Notes
  • Imprint from Goff.
  • "De insulis nuper in mari Indico repertis [Epistola Christoferi Colom (cui etas nostra multum debet de insulis in mari Indico nuper inuentis, ad quas perquirendas octauo antea mense: auspiciis & [ae]re inuictissimi Fernandi Hispaniaru[m] regis missus fuerat) ad ... Raphaelem Sanxis, eiusdem serenissimi regis thesaurarium missa, quam ... Aliander de Cosco, ab Hispano ideomate, in Latinum conuertit]": leaves [29b]-[36a].
  • "De insulis nuper in mari Indico repertis" includes map of West Indies (12 x 8 cm.) on verso of leaf [31].
  • ExKa copy has ms. markings following leaf cciii.
Binding note
ExKa copy in red goatskin bordered in gold tooling; marbled endpapers; all edges gilt; in marbled slipcase; stamped over verso of front free endpaper 'Bound by J. Mackenzie'.
Provenance
ExKa copy has bookplates of John Fuller Russell, Robert Hoe and Grenville Kane.
References
  • Goff V-125
  • Hain. Repertorium (with Copinger's Supplement), *15942
  • BM 15th cent., v. 3, p. 794 (IA 37918)
  • Proctor 7770
  • Church, E.D. Discovery, 8
  • Sabin 98923
Other format(s)
Also available in an electronic version.
Other title(s)
  • De insulis in mari Indico nuper inuentis
  • De insulis in mari Indico nuper inventis
LCCN
02005687
OCLC
5151050
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