Item #54645 TWO IMPORTANT GIFTS TO THE NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY BY MR. GEORGE F. BAKER, JR:. COLUMBUS LETTER, Wilberforce Eames, Victor Hugo Paltsits.

TWO IMPORTANT GIFTS TO THE NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY BY MR. GEORGE F. BAKER, JR: COLUNMUS' LETTER ON THE DISCOVERY OF AMERICA (1493 - 1497) & DANIEL DENTON'S DESCRIPTION OF NEW YORK IN 1670.

New York: [New York Public Library], 1924. First edition. 8vo., 14 pp., 3 plates. Printed wrappers, which are slightly dusty. There is a droplet stain to the upper left blank corner of the text. Very good. Item #54645

Contains a list of all known copies [to date] of the Columbus' letter in Spanish, Latin, German and Italian verse. With the location of twenty copies of the printed edition of Denton's work. The 3 plates are facsimiles, with an added slip updating one entry.

Price: $30.00