Old Panama and Castilla del Rio. A narrative history of the discovery, conquest, and settlement. C. L. G. ANDERSON.
Old Panama and Castilla del Rio. A narrative history of the discovery, conquest, and settlement...

Old Panama and Castilla del Rio. A narrative history of the discovery, conquest, and settlement...

Washington: Sudwarth Co. 1911. First edition, 8vo, pp. xv, [1], 559, folding color map, frontis and 40 plates; original decorative brown cloth gilt, t.e.g., other edges uncut and opened; extremities rubbed and worn, cloth beginning to crack at rear joint; enhanced by an 8-line inscription by the author on the dedication page, and a 4-page A.L.s., dated July 13, 1925, in which Anderson decries the behavior and posture of young American girls aboard the S.S. DeGrasse, which is conveying him to France. Extensive index, bibliography and glossary. Includes much on the buccaneers, the Darien Colony, and Sir Francis Drake, and looks like an excellent piece of scholarship. Item #33863

Price: $200.00

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