New York London Toronto Sydney New Delhi: Scribner, 2019. Maps, repros & Photos. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth and boards. Tall 8vo, black quarter cloth with gold lettering on spine over ivory boards, archival polyester-proteted pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) with image of a ship and glossy ocean-blue glossy stips, illustrated with four B&W maps as frontispiece(s) plus in-text reproductions of period images & 8 glossy color plates, endpapers depict an old manuscript, [xiv] + 401 pages. Weight: 1 lb. 5 oz. As New / As New. Item #6657
Edward Wilson-Lee is an English literature academic at Sidney Sussex College, University of Cambridge, and a specialist in the literature and the history of the book in the early modern period.
AS NEW! A superb study of a nearly invisible major book quest by the illegitimate son of Christopher Columbus.