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The Resource An account of the first voyages and discoveries made by the Spaniards in America : containing the most exact relation hitherto publish'd, of their unparallel'd cruelties on the Indians, in the destruction of above forty millions of people : with the propositions offer'd to the King of Spain to prevent the further ruin of the West-Indies, by Don Bartholomew de las Casas, Bishop of Chiapa, who was an eye-witness of their cruelties ; illustrated with cuts ; to which is added, The art of travelling, shewing how a man may dispose his travels to the best advantage

An account of the first voyages and discoveries made by the Spaniards in America : containing the most exact relation hitherto publish'd, of their unparallel'd cruelties on the Indians, in the destruction of above forty millions of people : with the propositions offer'd to the King of Spain to prevent the further ruin of the West-Indies, by Don Bartholomew de las Casas, Bishop of Chiapa, who was an eye-witness of their cruelties ; illustrated with cuts ; to which is added, The art of travelling, shewing how a man may dispose his travels to the best advantage

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An account of the first voyages and discoveries made by the Spaniards in America : containing the most exact relation hitherto publish'd, of their unparallel'd cruelties on the Indians, in the destruction of above forty millions of people : with the propositions offer'd to the King of Spain to prevent the further ruin of the West-Indies
Title
An account of the first voyages and discoveries made by the Spaniards in America
Title remainder
containing the most exact relation hitherto publish'd, of their unparallel'd cruelties on the Indians, in the destruction of above forty millions of people : with the propositions offer'd to the King of Spain to prevent the further ruin of the West-Indies
Statement of responsibility
by Don Bartholomew de las Casas, Bishop of Chiapa, who was an eye-witness of their cruelties ; illustrated with cuts ; to which is added, The art of travelling, shewing how a man may dispose his travels to the best advantage
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
EAA
Citation location within source
  • C797
  • III 184
Citation source
  • Wing
  • Arber's Term cat.
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1474-1566
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Casas, Bartolomé de las
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Spain
  • Indians, Treatment of
  • Slavery
Target audience
general
Label
An account of the first voyages and discoveries made by the Spaniards in America : containing the most exact relation hitherto publish'd, of their unparallel'd cruelties on the Indians, in the destruction of above forty millions of people : with the propositions offer'd to the King of Spain to prevent the further ruin of the West-Indies, by Don Bartholomew de las Casas, Bishop of Chiapa, who was an eye-witness of their cruelties ; illustrated with cuts ; to which is added, The art of travelling, shewing how a man may dispose his travels to the best advantage
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Abridged translations of six of the nine pamphlets published in 1552 and of L'Art de voyager utilement. Cf. BM
  • Reproduction of original in British Library
  • "The art of travelling to advantage": 40 p. at end
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
eebo12260538
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unknown
Extent
[8], 248, 40 p., [2] leaves of double plates
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
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  • cl0037000004
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Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
An account of the first voyages and discoveries made by the Spaniards in America : containing the most exact relation hitherto publish'd, of their unparallel'd cruelties on the Indians, in the destruction of above forty millions of people : with the propositions offer'd to the King of Spain to prevent the further ruin of the West-Indies, by Don Bartholomew de las Casas, Bishop of Chiapa, who was an eye-witness of their cruelties ; illustrated with cuts ; to which is added, The art of travelling, shewing how a man may dispose his travels to the best advantage
Publication
Note
  • Abridged translations of six of the nine pamphlets published in 1552 and of L'Art de voyager utilement. Cf. BM
  • Reproduction of original in British Library
  • "The art of travelling to advantage": 40 p. at end
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
eebo12260538
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
[8], 248, 40 p., [2] leaves of double plates
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • cl0037000004
  • cl0037000005
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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