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CASAS, Bartolomé de las
1697 1st ed Las Casas Spanish West Indies VOYAGES Cortez Conquistadors Torture
Paris: André Pralard, 1697. I am limited to 12 photos on eBay, but I have many more photos on my website...just ask. 1697 1st ed Las Casas Spanish West Indies VOYAGES Cortez Conquistadors Torture Bartolomé de las Casas was a 16th-century Spanish historian who published an important historical account of the discovery of West Indies by Spain. This book chronicled the first years of Spanish colonization in the New World; however, it did provide a view of the severe maltreatment of the local tribes in the Caribbean islands. He provides early information on Cuba, Nicaragua, Jamaica, and many other ports and islands. This work also provides details on the exploration and findings of Hernando Cortez! This 1697 first French edition of 'The Discovery of the West Indies' was among the first books printed to expose the torture and oppression to Caribbean peoples. Casas was named as the Protector of the Indians for his role in seeking to end the cruelty. Item number: #10889 Price: $2950 CASAS, Bartolomé de las La decouverte des Indes Occidentales par les Espagnols / ecrite par don Balthazar de Las Casas, evêque de Chiapa A Paris : Chez André Pralard ..., 1697. 1st edition Details: · Collation: Complete o [10], 382, [2] · References: Sabin 11273; Hill 982 · Language: French · Binding: Leather; tight & secure · Size: ~6.75in X 4in (17cm x 10cm) · Exceedingly rare and desirable with auction records and price comparisons as high as $14,000 for this work Our Guarantee: Very Fast. Very Safe. Free Shipping Worldwide. Customer satisfaction is our priority! Notify us with 7 days of receivi … [Click Below for Full Description]
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