Sale 16BP02 | Lot 19

[CUBA] GONZALES CARRANZA, DOMINGO. A geographical description of the coasts, harbors, and seaports of the Spanish West Indies; particularly of Porto Bello, Cartagena and the Island of Cuba.

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[CUBA]  GONZALES CARRANZA, DOMINGO. A geographical description of the coasts, harbors, and seaports of the Spanish West Indies; particularly of Porto Bello, Cartagena and the Island of Cuba.

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Lot 19
[CUBA] GONZALES CARRANZA, DOMINGO. A geographical description of the coasts, harbors, and seaports of the Spanish West Indies;...
London: printed for the Editor Caleb Smith, 1740. Later half morocco (defective). 8 x 4 3/4 inches (20.3 x 12 cm); 5 folding maps and plans, xi, 124, [4] of 8, lacks final two leaves of index. Explorers Club blindstamp to title and maps, ink marking to head of title and to first leaf, binding defective, else clean.
One of two issues of the 1740 first English translation of this 1718 work, retaining the map and plan of Havana. Sabin 27799.


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Estimate: $500 - $800
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