New York: Macmillan, 1898. First Edition. Cloth. 8vo. Publisher's cloth with gilt lettering on spine and cover, plus large gilt stamped illustration on cover. Frontispiece plus 7 additional full-page illustrations and map of Florida. 326 pp. plus advertisements.
Some sunning and soiling to boards. Rear hinge overopened, beginning to split. Ex-library with sticker on cover, mark on spine, bookplate inside front cover, and card pocket on front free endpaper. Interior excellent.
This is an uncommon history of Spanish conquistador Hernando de Soto (1495-1592) and his exploration of Florida. Good. Item #1765