From the Limited Editions Club, Journals and Other Documents on the Life and Voyages of Christopher Columbus, translated by Samuel Eliot Morison.
Quarto, xvi, 417pp. Blue cloth, title stamped in gilt on black leather spine label, black medallion embossed with portrait of Columbus on front cover. In the publisher’s original black slipcase, title printed on label attached to spine, shelf wear along bottom edge, splatter of white on spine with a few minor white spots along the bottom of one panel. Signed on the limitation page by the illustrator, Lima de Freitas, from a limited edition of 1500 copies, this being number 1265. A handsome volume with beautiful woodcut-engraved illustrations.