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The letter of Columbus on the discovery of America

Christopher Columbus

The letter of Columbus on the discovery of America

a facsimile reprint of the pictorial edition of 1493, with a new and literal translation, and an introduction

by Christopher Columbus

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Published by [Priv. print.] in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPrinted by order of the trustees of the Lenox library
ContributionsEames, Wilberforce, 1855-1937, Lenox Library
The Physical Object
Paginationxi p., 1 L., 10 numb. L., 1 L., 13 p.
Number of Pages13
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25598920M
OCLC/WorldCa66267709

  Christopher Columbus, the man credited with discovering the Americas, was a greedy and vindictive tyrant who saved some of his most violent punishments for .   It is the first known document announcing the results of the first voyage of Christopher Columbus that set out in and reached the his First Letter to Luis de Santangel, he was very joyous, energetic, and grateful for his ability to conquer and secure many small islands and their villagers, in Asia.

Christopher Columbus’ discovery of the America is frequently considered one of the most important incidents that propelled the West to the front stage of history until today. It is because since the late 15th century the West began sailing across the oceans and founded colonies wherever they landed.   “The Columbus Letter, written in , is a priceless piece of cultural history,” Gingrich said at a presentation in Rome. “I am honored to return this remarkable letter to the Vatican.

In , Columbus wrote a letter to one of his supporters, Luis de Santángel, about his discovery. This letter was later reprinted and read by many people. America wasn't named for Christopher. Christopher Columbus: Letter to Raphael Sanxis on the Discovery of America () Log in to see the full document and commentary. Instructors: CLICK HERE to request a free trial account (only available to college instructors) Primary Source Readers. At Milestone Documents, we believe that engaging with history’s original voices is exciting.


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The Discovery of America is a trilogy written by the German author and educator Joachim Heinrich Campe ().

It was originally published in /82 as Die Entdekkung von Amerika - ein angenehmes und nützliches Lesebuch für Kinder und junge Leute and deals with the discovery, early exploration and conquest of America by focusing on one explorer in each volume: Christopher. The letter of Columbus on the discovery of America Paperback – January 1, by : Christopher.

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Printed by. This letter, written by Christopher Columbus, is now being returned to the Vatican by U.S. Ambassador to the Holy See, Callista Gingrich, after years of only having a forged copy.

A reprinted copy of Christopher Columbus's original letter about the discovery of the New World is displayed during a news conference in Rome on Wednesday.

Columbus attempts to show the islands as good for colonization. His description of the land focuses on listing natural resources and what can be built there in the future.

Columbus's letter was written for an audience of European officials and merchants so he could. Thomas--A New Voyage of Discovery--Jamaica Visited --The South Shore of Cuba Explored -- Return -- Evangelista Discovered --Columbus Falls Sick --Return to Isabella CHAPTER X. THE THIRD VOYAGE.

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Also available in digital form. Copy 1 NOS: vj16 Kislak accession no.: LAC snh no edits (1 card) LAC rwp review Copy 1 has the call number E The letter of Columbus on the discovery of America. A facsimile of the pictorial edition, with a new and literal translation, and a complete reprint of the.

Following his first voyage across the Atlantic, Columbus wrote a brief report on the "Islands of India beyond the Ganges." His intent was to announce his recent discoveries and to garner financial and political support for another voyage. The first edition of the letter was printed in Spanish, in Barcelona, in April Within a month, Stephan Plannck published a Latin translation in Rome.

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American Beginnings: The European Presence in North America, “the glorious success that our Lord has given me in my voyage”* LETTER OF CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS ON HIS FIRST VOYAGE TO AMERICA, Written into the Treasurer of Aragon, Luis de St.

Angel, who had provided Castile Taíno Indians his settlement La NavidadFile Size: KB. Columbus, Christopher. Letter of Columbus on the discovery of America. New-York [The De Vinne Press] (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Columbus; Wilberforce Eames; Lenox Library.

Columbus brought back small amounts of gold as well as native birds and plants to show the richness of the continent he believed to be Asia. When Columbus arrived back in Spain on Mahe immediately wrote a letter announcing his discoveries to King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella, who had helped finance his trip.

The letter of Columbus on the discovery of America: a facsimile of the pictorial edition, with a new and literal translation, and a complete reprint of the. Get this from a library. The Latin letter of Columbus: printed in and announcing the discovery of America.

[Christopher Columbus; Bernard Quaritch; G. Norman and. Author: (Columbus). Title: LETTER OF COLUMBUS ON THE DISCOVERY OF AMERICA A FACSIMILE OF THE PICTORIAL EDITION, WITH A NEW AND LITERAL TRANSLATION, AND A COMPLETE REPRINT OF THE OLDEST FOUR EDITIONS IN LATIN.

Publication: New York: Lenox Library, New York: Lenox Library, small 8vo. cloth. xiii, 61 pages. First Rating: % positive. On Wednesday, the U.S. government turned over to the Spanish ambassador a letter written in by Christopher Columbus, describing his. • The Discovery by Columbus (Irving) • The Discovery of America • The Letter of Columbus to Luis De Sant Angel Announcing His Discovery • Reception of Columbus in Spain • Papal Bull Dividing the New World • The Discovery of the Mainland by the Cabots • Peter Martyr's Account • The Voyages of the Cabots • John Cabot's Discovery 5/5(1).

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Carta (Feb. 18, ) by Christopher Columbus,[The De Vinne press] edition, The letter of Colombus on the discovery of by: 2.The Letter of Columbus to Luis De Sant Angel Announcing His Discovery () As I know you will be rejoiced at the glorious success that our Lord has given me in my voyage, I write this to tell you how in thirty-three days I sailed to the Indies with the fleet that the illustrious King and Queen, our Sovereigns, gave me, where I discovered a great many islands, inhabited by numberless people.