The Life of Christopher Columbus
From His Own Letters and Journals
Edward Everett Hale’s recounting of the life of Christopher Columbus. Hale uses Columbus’s own writings as his primary source, and when those are not available, he uses the writings of those closest to the time period of Columbus. The book follows closely the personal fortunes of Columbus and the history surrounding him. Hale states his goal is to interest all classes of readers in the life of Christopher Columbus.
First published in 1891, this edition is derived from the original book with 17 black & white illustrations and map. As always, this edition is complete and unabridged.
Size: 6" x 9"
Font Size: 12pt
Perfect bound with gloss cover; cream standard paper.
Casewrapped with gloss cover; cream standard paper.
Linen cloth wrapped hardcover in red with gold foil stamped letters and gloss dust cover; cream standard paper.