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[Letter of Columbus to Luis de Santangel, dated 15 February 1493.]
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Image ID: 1820056

[Letter of Columbus to Luis de Santangel, dated 15 February 1493.]  [Letter to Santangel. (Spanish). 1493 folio.] (1493)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Letter of Columbus to Luis de Santangel, dated 15 February 1493.]

Alternate Title

: Letter to Santangel. (Spanish). 1493 folio.

Creator

: Columbus, Christopher -- Author

Additional Name(s)

: Santángel, Luis de, d. 1498  -- Recipient

Created Date

: 1493

Item Physical Description

: 2 l. 32 cm. (fol.)

Notes

: With 4 l. of fragmentary Latin mss. at end, comprising a life of St. Leocadia and an appeal presented to the Archduke Philip at Bruges, May 12, 1497, Johannes Rousselli, lord of Hernetes, with the decision of the archduke in Council.--cf. his: The Spanish letter ... lately in the possession of Bernard Quaritch. London, 1893. p. 8-9. Note 2.) l. 1a: (S)Enor po[r] que se que aureis plazer dela grand vitoria que nuest[r]o seño[r] me / ha dado en mi viaie vos escriuo esta po[r] la [?]l sabreys como en ueinte dias pase A / las ídias cõ la armada [quam] los illustrissimos Rey e Reyna ñ[r]os señores me die[r]on / ... Note 3.) l. 2b: ... fecha enla calaue[r]a [sic] sobre las yslas de canaria a xv de feb[r]e[r]o año Mil.cccclxxxxiii. / Fa[r]a lo que mandareys El Almirãte / Anima que venia dent[r]o en la Ca[r]ta. / [5 lines] / ... fecha ha quato[r]ze dias de marzo: / Esta Carta en bio Colom A'esc[r]iuano Deraciõ / De las Jslas Halladas en Las Jndias: Cõtenida / A otra De Sus Altezas /

Standard Reference

: GW 7171; Gothic type; 47 lines. With ornamental initial; without catchwords, foliation and signature marks.; Medina BHA 1; Thacher A

Source Description

: 2 l. 32 cm. (fol.)

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Rare Books Division

Catalog Call Number

: *KB+ 1493 (Columbus, C. [Letter of Columbus to Luis de Santangel, dated 15 February 1493)

Digital ID

: 1820056

Record ID

: 1753049

Digital Item Published

: 2-25-2010; updated 3-25-2011

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