8vo., contemporary vellum with black embossed lettering to spine and blind embossed ornamentation to boards, pp. [1 blank], 300, . Rare first edition. Fine bookplate on front pastedown, first blank page present but detached; otherwise a very good copy. Epic poem about Christopher Columbus written in Latin by Ubertino Carrara, an Italian Jesuit. Text in Latin.
CARRARA, Ubertino., Columbus. Carmen epicum. Eminent.mo, & Rev.mo Principi Benedicto Pamphilio dicatum., Typis Rocchi Bernabo, 1715
SKU: 034467 Categories: Classics, Italian, Literature, Poetry Tags: Americas, Christopher Columbus, discovery of America, eighteenth century, epic poetry, Exploration, fifteenth century, Italian, Jesuit, Latin, New Spain, new world, Spain, Travel, Ubertino Carrara