The Conquest and Settlement of the Island of Boriquen or Puerto Rico.
Place Published: Avon
Publisher: Limited Editions Club
Date Published: 1975
Description: Translated and edited by Daymond Turner. Illustrated with 8 color plates. 143pp. Short 4to, vellum-backed orange cloth; publisher's box. Avon: The Limited Editions Club, 1975. A fine copy in a fine slipcase.
Comments: "In later life Oviedo was the first `Chronicler of the Indies.' He passed several years in Central America and West Indian Islands. He had ample knowledge from personal experience, from conversations with explorers and from access to official documents." Larned. Signed by the illustrators, Jack and Irene Delano. Limited edition.Edition: Limited
Book ID: 163493