Catalog Record: The continent of America: its discovery and its baptism. An essay on the nomenclature of the old continents; a critical and bibliographical inquiry into the naming of America and into the growth of the cosmography of the New world; together with an attempt to establish the landfall of Colombus on Watling Island, and the subsequent discoveries and explorations on the main land by Americus Vespucius | HathiTrust Digital Library

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The continent of America:
its discovery and its baptism. An essay on the nomenclature of the old continents; a critical and bibliographical inquiry into the naming of America and into the growth of the cosmography of the New world; together with an attempt to establish the landfall of Colombus on Watling Island, and the subsequent discoveries and explorations on the main land by Americus Vespucius.
By John Boyd Thacher.

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Main Author: Thacher, John Boyd, 1847-1909.
Language(s): English
Published: New-York, W. E. Benjamin, 1896.
Subjects: Waldseemüller, Martin, > Waldseemüller, Martin, / 1470-1519. > Waldseemüller, Martin, / 1470-1519. / Cosmographiae introductio.
Vespucci, Amerigo, > Vespucci, Amerigo, / 1451-1512.
Columbus, Christopher > Columbus, Christopher / Landfall.
Printing > Printing / History > Printing / History / St. Dié.
Early maps.
America > America / Name.
Physical Description: xvii, 270 p., 1 l. front., illus., plates, maps (part fold.) facsims. 37 x 29 cm.
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