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Relation of Alvar Nuñez Cabeça de Vaca, tr. from the Spanish by Buckingham Smith ...

Main Author: Núñez Cabeza de Vaca, Alvar, active 16th century.
Related Names: Shea, John Gilmary 1824-1892., Field, Thomas W. 1820-1881., Smith, Buckingham 1810-1871, tr.
Language(s): English
Published: New York [Albany, Printed by J. Munsell for H.C. Murphy] 1871.
Subjects: Narváez, Pánfilo de, > -1528
Narváez, Pánfilo de, > -1528.
Indians of North America
Discovery and exploration, Spanish
Indians of North America.
America
America > Early accounts to 1600.
America > Discovery and exploration > Spanish.
Early works
Note: "Memoir of Thomas Buckingham Smith [by J. G. Shea]" : p. [255]- 263.
"Alva[r] Nuñez Cabeça de Vaca [by T. W. Field]" : p. 233-254.
The first Spanish edition was published at Zamora in 1542, under title: "La relacion que dio Aluar Nuñez Cabeça de Veca de lo acaescido enlas Indias enla armada donde yua por gouernador Pãphilo de Narbaez, desde el año de veynte y siete hasta el año de treynta y seys ..." The present edition is a revision of B. Smith's translation privately printed at Washington in 1851, from the 2d Spanish edition, published at Valladolid, 1555. The appendix includes translations of various Spanish documents relating to the expedition of Narváez and its historian.
Physical Description: x p., 1 ., [11]-300 p. front. (port.) 28cm.
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