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Columbus's Three Voyages

Storia de la Navegacion del Colon
Angelo Trevisan
"Storia de la Navegacion del Colon"
[Trevisan codex] Venice: 1503
Rare Book & Special Collections Division (3.4)
Bequest of Mrs. John Boyd Thacher, 1925

Perhaps the earliest written description of Columbus is included in Angelo Trevisan's record of the first three voyages of Columbus and Cabral's 1500 landing on the Brazilian coast. Trevisan served as a representative of Venetian interests in Spain and for them he compiled his " Storia," copied almost entirely from the notes of the historian Peter Martyr.

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