The History of Hernando De Soto and Florida: Or, Record of the Events of Fifty-Six Years, from 1512 to 1568


Signed by Author Shipp on front free page with Presentation note, with date + place. Most pages unopened, uncut. Two folding maps of Florida and Louisiana. Brown cloth, gold decor. Nice Firm Clean copy ! Light general wear. Binding very good, hinges fine, text pages fine. 689 pages. Authored mostly by Garcilasso Inca de la Vega. History of voyages by various persons to Mexico,Honduras, Nicaragua, Peru and Florida. Introduction. Francisco Hernandez De Cordova to Yucatan 1517. Juan De Grijalva to Mexico 1518. Hernando Cortes to Mexico 1519. Pamfilo De Narvaez to Mexico 1520. Francisco De Garay to Panuco 1519-1523. Juan Ponce De Leon Discovery of Florida 1509-1521. Juan Verazzani Along the Atlantic Coast of North America 1524. Pamfilo De Narvaez to Florida, and Wanderings of Alvaro Nunez Cabeza De Vaca 1517-1536. Francisco Vasquez Coronado to Cibola and Tiguex 1539-1543. Pueblos of New Mexico. Gila and Casa Grandes of Gila and San Miguel. Hernando de Soto in Nicaragua 1523-1526 in Peru 1532-1536. Hernando Cortes in Honduras 1524-1526. Garcilasso Inca de la Vega. Boundaries of Florida. First Eight Provinces. Adventures of Spaniards in Diverse Provinces. Attack on Fort Alibamo. Termination of the expedition of De Soto. Settlement of the French in Florida, siege of Carolin. Voyages of Jean Ribault, Rene Laudonniere, Pedro Menendez, Dominique de Gourgue to Florida. Ancient Indian tribes of Florida. (Appendix 96 pp.)

Title: The History of Hernando De Soto and Florida: Or, Record of the Events of Fifty-Six Years, from 1512 to 1568

Author Name: Shipp, Barnard; Garcilasso De La Vega; Hernando D'Escalante Fortanedo; Pierre Richelet (Trans.)

Categories: History, Exploration, History, Maps, Age of Exploration,

Edition: 1st Edition. 1st Printing.

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Collins, Printer: 1881

ISBN Number: B00085P70A

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Inscription: Signed by Author Shipp on front free page with

Size: 4to 9.75 - 12'' tall

lbs: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: 117110

Keywords: History::Exploration::Age of Exploration