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Varias antiguedades de España Africa y otras prouincias / por el doctor Bernardo Aldrete canonigo en la Santa Iglesia de Cordoua.

Varias antiguedades de España Africa y otras prouincias / por el doctor Bernardo Aldrete canonigo en la Santa Iglesia de Cordoua.

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Varias antigvedades de España Africa y otras provincias
Creator: Aldrete, Bernardo, d. 1645
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Date: año M.DC.XIV. [1614]
Publisher: a costa de Iuan Hasrey,
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Engraved title page.
Colophon: Antverpiae, Typis Gerardi Wolsschatii, et Henrici Aertsii. Anno M.DC.XIV.
Peeters-Fontaines notes several variants of this work. One variant does not have the extra gathering [par.] after gathering 2* which contains errata and tables. Another variant has the colophon dated 1615.
Aldrete, discussing Columbus's voyages, credits actual discovery of the New World to Sánchez de Huelva, and objects to the use of term America for the area -- cf. Alden.
Signatures: *-2*⁴ [par.]⁴ A-4V⁴.
"Tabla de las cosas notables en este libro contenidas.": p. [1]-[71] at end.
Errata: p. [17]-[18] at beginning.
Imperfect: p. [47]-[66] wormed. Inscription: Domus Profess. S. Fidelis Soc. Jesu Mediolani Catal. Inscrip. Illegible inscription. Bookseller's label: Cervantes, Barcelona. Old shelf mark, I I 35, on spine.
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[24], 640, [72] p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm. (4to)
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Object ID: 10885201
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