The pleasant historie of the conquest of the VVeast India now called new Spayne, atchieued by the vvorthy prince Hernando Cortes, marques of the valley of Huaxacac, most delectable to reade by Francisco LГіpez de GГіmara

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  • Cortés, Hernán, -- 1485-1547,
  • Mexico -- History -- Conquest, 1519-1540

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Statementtranslated out of the Spanishe tongue, by T. N. Anno. 1578.
SeriesAmerican culture series -- reel 2.9.
ContributionsNicholas, Thomas, fl. 1560-1596.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination6 p. l., 405 [3] p.
Number of Pages405
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17457593M
OCLC/WorldCa6715485

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