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<em>View of Seville</em> (detail), 1573, Joris Hoefnagel. Royal Library of Brussels

View of Seville (detail), 1573, Joris Hoefnagel. Royal Library of Brussels

Bookcover Iconography of Seville, first volume from 1400 - 1650

El Diario de Colón. Libro de la primera navegación. El descubrimiento de un nuevo mundo

El Diario de Colón. Libro de la primera navegación. El descubrimiento de un nuevo mundo

Francisco Morales Padrón

On the occasion of the Fifth Centenary of the discovery of America, ABC newspaper published a series of texts by Francisco Morales Padrón, which were later compiled in this volume. The book, that also includes numerous pictures of great scientific and informative value, contains the story of the first transatlantic journey that changed the course of human history. This volume was published with the sponsorship of our Foundation, Cabildo Insular de Gran Canaria, Casa de Colón, Fundación Cristóbal Colón and Fundación El Monte, as well as the authorization granted by Prensa Española.

Foreword by Paolo Emilio Taviani

Sevilla: Ediciones Guadalquivir : Focus, 1996

331 pages with both colour and black and white illustrations; 29 x 22 cm, cloth binding

ISBN: 84-8093-967-2

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