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Nature in the New World: From Christopher Columbus to Gonzalo Fernández de Oviedo

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In Nature in the New World (translated 1985), Antonello Gerbi examines the fascinating reports of the first Europeans to see the Americas. These accounts provided the basis for the images of strange and new flora, fauna, and human creatures that filled European imaginations.

Initial chapters are devoted to the writings of Columbus, Vespucci, Cortés, Verrazzano, and others.
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Paperback, 480 pages
Published June 28th 2010 by University of Pittsburgh Press (first published July 1st 1986)
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