History of New Mexico

Los Angles, The Quivira Society:, 1933. Edition of 665, volume IV of the Quivira Society publications. 308pp, illus. Original paper covered boards. Light extremity wear, owner's name on ffep and one internal page (of eminent archaeologist J.O. Brew), else unopened and near fine. This is the first English translation of Villagra's participant account of Don Juan de O–ate's establishment of New Mexico 1595-1601. Originally an epic poem published first in 1610, Gilbert Espinosa rendered the narrative into prose and included a number of supplementary documents. A Basic New Mexico Book. Item #26638

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