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Letter by Vasco Nuñez de Balboa to King Fernand Facsimile Edition

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Vasco Núñez de Balboa: Descubridor del Océano Pacífico

Madrid: Circulo Cientifico, 2013

  • Commentary (Spanish) by Mena García, Doña Carmen
  • Limited Edition: 1513 copies
  • Full-size color reproduction of the entire original document, Letter by Vasco Nuñez de Balboa to King Fernand: 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 edition features, in addition to the facsimile of the Carta manuscrita de Vasco Núñez al rey Fernando "El Católico", 16 de octubre de 1515, Archivo General de Indias, Patronato, 26, R. 5, fols. 33r-35v, the facsimile of the Portulan of the Pacific Ocean kept at the Herzog August Bibliothek in Germany.

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