Joannis Bissilii ... Argonauticon Americanorum, sive historiae periculorum Petri De Vitoria. Johannes Bissel, S. J.
Joannis Bissilii ... Argonauticon Americanorum, sive historiae periculorum Petri De Vitoria...
Joannis Bissilii ... Argonauticon Americanorum, sive historiae periculorum Petri De Vitoria...
Joannis Bissilii ... Argonauticon Americanorum, sive historiae periculorum Petri De Vitoria...

Joannis Bissilii ... Argonauticon Americanorum, sive historiae periculorum Petri De Vitoria...

Monachii: Lucae Straubii, 1647. First edition, small 12mo, 13 p.l., pp. 480, [12]; including an engraved title page (signed "Wolfg. Kilian. 1647 fecit."), printed title with a woodcut vignette, and a full-page engraved map of the western hemisphere; full contemporary vellum recased and rebacked; a good, sound copy. JCB II, p. 360; not in JFB Catalogue; Sabin 99443; European Americana 647/28: "Though conventionally described as a Latin version of the Ingolstadt, 1622, German translation of Pedro Gobeo de Victoria's Naufragio y peregrinatio, 1st publ., Seville, 1610, Harold Janz points out that this is in fact a novel for which Gobeo's account was 'merely ... raw material'." Item #9800

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