The letter of Columbus: on his discovery of the new world. Christopher Columbus.
The letter of Columbus: on his discovery of the new world
The letter of Columbus: on his discovery of the new world

The letter of Columbus: on his discovery of the new world

Los Angeles: USC Fine Arts Press, 1989. Edition limited to 326 copies, this one of 300 numbered copies in turquoise morocco-backed boards (this, no. 78); 8vo, pp. 48, [4]; printed in blue and black throughout; 8 facsimiles of the Stephen Plannck edition of 1493, 4 woodcuts; designed and produced under the direction of Gerald Lange. With an introduction by Doyce B. Nunnis, Jr. and Charles R. Ritcheson, the text of Samuel Eliot Morison's translation of Columbus' original, and a bibliographic afterword by Lynn Sipe. Fine, in a custom gray cloth clamshell box. Gerald Lange was the recipient of the first annual Carl Hertzog Award for Excellence in Book Design. The first book under the USC Fine Arts Press imprint. Item #50335

Price: $225.00

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