ONE OF ONLY 500 COPIES PUBLISHED. Original cloth. Ex-library; old library ownership marks else a clean tight hardcover book in very good condition. First English translation of Fray Toribio de Motolinia's 16th century history of the Indians of New Spain. He was one of the pioneer Franciscan missionaries who came to New Spain in 1524. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: MOTOLINIA'S HISTORY OF THE INDIANS OF NEW ...
Publisher: The Cortes Society
Publication Date: 1950
Edition: First edition.
Book Description Academy of American Franciscan History, 1951. Hardcover. Condition: VG. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Library Book, light stains on pages from sun. ; Blue Canvas binding, very good condition; like new. ; Vol. 1; 358 pages. Seller Inventory # 67768
Book Description Acadamy of American Franciscan History, Washington D.C., 1951. 357p. Ex-library book. Blue hardcover with gold embossing. Old library markings on spine and inside. Small smudges on cover. Otherwise text clean and book tight. Seller Inventory # 120143
Book Description Greenwood Press, Westport, 1973. 8°, Lwd., 294 S. - Eintrag auf der Innenseite des Buchdeckels, sonst gues Exemplar. / Cover inside marked. Fine copy. Buch. Seller Inventory # 004524
Book Description Cortes Society., Berkeley., 1950. Condition: Near Fine. Limited edition, 500 copies. Near fine with blacked-out owner?s name to pastedown, very light wear to extremities, no dust jacket. Series: Documents and Narratives Concerning the Discovery and Conquest of Latin America, New Series, Number Four. 8vo. x, 294 pp. Hardcover, gray cloth, gilt spine title. Seller Inventory # 287457
Book Description Translated and edited by Elizabeth Andros Foster. Documents and narratives concerning the discovery and conquest of Latin America, new series, number four. Berkely: The Cortes Society, 1950 Cr.4to. x,294pp. biblio., index, "500 copies printed." Translation of the Franciscan Toribio Motolinia's Historia de los indios de la Nueva Espana. A very nice copy of the first edition in the publisher's grey cloth. We have been selling antiquarian books on Africa, Oceania, archaeology, anthropology, travel and the ancient world for over thirty years. All our books are carefully catalogued and they are in excellent condition unless stated in the description. All shipments are fully insured at our expense. All books are carefully packaged in new packaging material and despatched by registered or recorded mail, or by a courier service; the customer is always able to track their shipment. All sales are accompanied by a VAT invoice. Photographs may be supplied if requested.[L]. Seller Inventory # 33207