First published in 1928. 'These letters, well edited tell of a great conqueror, fighting for God and his king, and reveal the might proportions of the truly Elizabethan character that was Hernando Cortes.' Times Literary Supplement. Cortes's letters to the Emperor from Mexico are half-letters, half-despatches. The letters were all written between 1519 and 1526. Letter One: Despite the original never having been recovered, there is little doubt about the contents of this letter. The earliest discoveries of the mainland ...

Five Letters 1519-1526 2015, Routledge

ISBN-13: 9781138878112

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Five Letters 1519-1526 2004, Routledge

ISBN-13: 9780415344791

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