The Conquest of New Granada

By: Freile, Juan Rodriguez

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No Jacket. First Folio Society Edn. 8vo. Green buckram with contrasting title label, gilt with heavy gilt decoration to front based on a design executed for the Spanish royal family and bears their crest. Near fine in Scuffed Slipcase. Map on endpapers. Black and white frontispiece, illustrated title page. Translated into English by William C Atkinson. Engravings by Harold Bennett. 228 pp. "I have set myself accordingly to give the best account I can of how this kingdom was won for Spain and of what has since befallen, from its settling by the first conquistadores down to this present hour of writing in the year of Our Lord 1636." . Reprint of a contemporary account of the Conquest of Columbia. NICE, TIGHT AND BRIGHT; 000621; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

Title: The Conquest of New Granada

Author Name: Freile, Juan Rodriguez

Categories: Folio Society, History & Politics. Churchill, Europe,

Edition: 1st Thus (Folio Society Edition)

Publisher: London, The Folio Society: 1961

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 000621

Keywords: GRANADA; The Conquest Of New Granada; CONQUEST; Juan Rodriguez Freile; Spanish Interest ATKINSON William C COLUMBIA Jo 1