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    "The New History of the New World"

    [Girolamo Benzoni]. Novae Novi Orbis Historiae id est, rerum ab Hispanis in India Occidentali hactenus gestarum... [Geneva]: Apud Eustathium Vignon, 1578. First Latin edition. Octavo. 480, [12] pages. Contemporary full vellum, ink holographic title on spine. Loss on front cover, some staining and soiling on front cover and fore-edge of text, vellum and textblock cockled from damp, pastedowns lifting, a few places over-opened. Light toning and faint dampstaining on page edges. Ink underlining and marginal annotation sporadically throughout text. Soiling on title page and in gutter of pp. 130-131. A bit of creasing on lower corners of index pages. Very good.

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