The Resource The life and voyages of Americus Vespucius : with illustrations concerning the navigator, and the discovery of the New World, by C. Edwards Lester, assisted by Andrew Foster

The life and voyages of Americus Vespucius : with illustrations concerning the navigator, and the discovery of the New World, by C. Edwards Lester, assisted by Andrew Foster

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The life and voyages of Americus Vespucius : with illustrations concerning the navigator, and the discovery of the New World
Title
The life and voyages of Americus Vespucius
Title remainder
with illustrations concerning the navigator, and the discovery of the New World
Statement of responsibility
by C. Edwards Lester, assisted by Andrew Foster
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
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1815-1890
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Lester, C. Edwards
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • 1740-1811
  • 1451-1512
  • 1397-1482
  • 1254-1323?
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  • Foster, Andrew
  • Canovai, Stanislao
  • Vespucci, Amerigo
  • Toscanelli, Paolo del Pozzo
  • Polo, Marco
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  • Vespucci, Amerigo
  • Gama, Vasco da
  • Polo, Marco
  • Ojeda, Alonso de
  • Cosa, Juan de la
  • Vespucci family
  • Discoveries in geography
  • America
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The life and voyages of Americus Vespucius : with illustrations concerning the navigator, and the discovery of the New World, by C. Edwards Lester, assisted by Andrew Foster
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Includes index
Contents
pt. 1. Biography [including Vespucci's letters of his four voyages].--pt. 2. Illustrations. [1] [Canovai, D.] Eulogium of Americus Vespucius .--2. A narrative addressed to Lorenzo di Pier-Francesco de' Medici; giving an account of the voyage and discoveries of Vasco de Gama beyond the Cape of Good Hope, the authorship of which, has been attributed to Americus Vespucius.--3. Letters of Paolo Toscanelli to Columbus.--4. Marco Polo and his travels.--5. Fellow-voyagers of Americus: Alonzo de Ojeda and Juan de la Cosa [abridged mainly from Irving's Lives of the companions of Columbus].--6. Documents relating to Americus Vespucius, presented in the collection of Navarréte.--7. Letter of M. Ranke to M. de Humboldt, respecting the correspondence of Americus with Soderini and de' Medici.--8. The Vespucci family
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
1 online resource (431 pages, [15] leaves of plates (1 fold.)
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations (1 color))
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The life and voyages of Americus Vespucius : with illustrations concerning the navigator, and the discovery of the New World, by C. Edwards Lester, assisted by Andrew Foster
Link
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
pt. 1. Biography [including Vespucci's letters of his four voyages].--pt. 2. Illustrations. [1] [Canovai, D.] Eulogium of Americus Vespucius .--2. A narrative addressed to Lorenzo di Pier-Francesco de' Medici; giving an account of the voyage and discoveries of Vasco de Gama beyond the Cape of Good Hope, the authorship of which, has been attributed to Americus Vespucius.--3. Letters of Paolo Toscanelli to Columbus.--4. Marco Polo and his travels.--5. Fellow-voyagers of Americus: Alonzo de Ojeda and Juan de la Cosa [abridged mainly from Irving's Lives of the companions of Columbus].--6. Documents relating to Americus Vespucius, presented in the collection of Navarréte.--7. Letter of M. Ranke to M. de Humboldt, respecting the correspondence of Americus with Soderini and de' Medici.--8. The Vespucci family
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
1 online resource (431 pages, [15] leaves of plates (1 fold.)
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations (1 color))
Specific material designation
remote

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