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The Resource The journey of Alvar Nuñez Cabeza de Vaca, translated from his own narrative by Fanny Bandelier

The journey of Alvar Nuñez Cabeza de Vaca, translated from his own narrative by Fanny Bandelier

Label
The journey of Alvar Nuñez Cabeza de Vaca
Title
The journey of Alvar Nuñez Cabeza de Vaca
Statement of responsibility
translated from his own narrative by Fanny Bandelier
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Writer of introduction
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca was an explorer sent by Spain to occupy North America. His journey went awry, and he was one of the few who remained alive. He traveled throughout the Caribbean, Gulf Coast, the modern day Southwestern United States and Mexico, finally reaching Spain again 10 years later. He wrote this narrative of his journey -- Amazon
Member of
Dewey number
973.16
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
LC call number
E125.N9
LC item number
N96 1964
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Rio Grande classic
Label
The journey of Alvar Nuñez Cabeza de Vaca, translated from his own narrative by Fanny Bandelier
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Introduction by Donald C. Cutter
  • Translation of La relación y Comentarios del gouernador Aluar Nuñez Cabeza de Vaca de lo acaescido en las dos jornadas que hizo a las Indias
  • Reprinted. Originally published: New York : A.S. Barnes & Co., 1905
  • Includes reduced facsimilies of the title pages from the 1542 and 1555 editions
Control code
1489436
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxvi, 231 pages
Lccn
64015127
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1998. Inscribed: E.H. Kilgore, Corpus Christi, Texas, Dec. 1964. Clothbound.
  • Library{u2019}s copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Clothbound.
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
The journey of Alvar Nuñez Cabeza de Vaca, translated from his own narrative by Fanny Bandelier
Publication
Note
  • Introduction by Donald C. Cutter
  • Translation of La relación y Comentarios del gouernador Aluar Nuñez Cabeza de Vaca de lo acaescido en las dos jornadas que hizo a las Indias
  • Reprinted. Originally published: New York : A.S. Barnes & Co., 1905
  • Includes reduced facsimilies of the title pages from the 1542 and 1555 editions
Control code
1489436
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxxvi, 231 pages
Lccn
64015127
Note
  • Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Purchased, 1998. Inscribed: E.H. Kilgore, Corpus Christi, Texas, Dec. 1964. Clothbound.
  • Library{u2019}s copy 2 (SW Writers): Purchased, 2015 (Access. No. 2015-026). Forms part of: Marc Simmons Library. Clothbound.
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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