Nov 06, 2014 - Sale 2364

Sale 2364 - Lot 50

Estimate: $ 4,000 - $ 6,000
(FLORIDA.) [González de Barcia, Andres]. Ensayo cronologico, para la historia general de la Florida. Folding table. [40], 366, [56] pages. Folio, contemporary calf gilt, minor wear; dealer description laid down on front pastedown, edges tinted red; title page in red and black; early inscription on flyleaf. Madrid: Rodríguez Franco, 1723

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"Covers early explorations in the whole continent north of Mexico and east of the Pacific coast . . . The principal authority on Florida itself during its two decades of undisputed Spanish supremacy"--Howes B130. Issued as a complement to González de Barcia's new edition of García de la Vega's Florida del Inca (see lot 51 for an unmatched copy). European Americana 723/10; Medina BHA 7885; Palau 105049; Sabin 3349; Wagner, Spanish Southwest 84.