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    Early Account of Florida Under Spanish Rule

    Don Gabriel de Cardenas Z Cano [pseudonym for Andres Gonzalez de Barcia]. Ensayo Cronologico, Para La Historia General De La Florida. Madrid: Nicolas Rodriguez Franco, 1723. First edition. Folio. [40], 366, [56] pages. Title page printed in red and black. Folding table. Period vellum, spine lettered in manuscript. Some toning to the endpapers but otherwise a most handsome and clean copy of this very scarce work. About fine condition.

    "The principal authority on Florida itself during its two centuries of undisputed Spanish supremacy, 1567-1763" (Howes). European Americana 723/10. Howes B130. Palau 105049. Sabin 3349. Wagner, Spanish Southwest, 84.


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