Written by Aeneas Silvio Piccolomini, later Pope Pius II, and published in Venice in 1477, this work is a compendium of the scientific and geographical knowledge of the time; the copy reproduced is that used by Columbus for the preparation of his voyages, with his manuscript annotations, and now kept in the Columbian and Chapter Library in Seville Cathedral
Historia Rerum Ubique Gestarum
Madrid: Testimonio Compañía Editorial, 1991
- Commentary (Spanish) by Ramírez Verger, Antonio; Perez de Tudela, Juan
- Limited Edition: 980 copies
- Full-size color reproduction of the entire original document, Historia Rerum Ubique Gestarum: the facsimile attempts to replicate the look-and-feel and physical features of the original document; pages are trimmed according to the original format; the binding might not be consistent with the current document binding.
The facsimile and the two commentary volumes come in a gray velvet case.
Leather, in Mudejar style with tacks and brads gold plated.
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