London: Printed for J. Wright, 1800. viii,514pp. plus engraved plan and errata leaf. Quarto. Antique half calf and marbled boards. Very good. Item #WRCAM41909B
First English edition of the classic account of the Spanish conquest of Mexico, written by one of Cortes' officers, here translated from the original Spanish by Maurice Keatinge. With a handsome frontispiece plan of the city and lake of Mexico. SABIN 18884. PALAU 72373. FIELD 425. ESTC T145951.