CULTURAL READINGS: Colonization & Print in the Americas
Special Collections, University of Pennsylvania Library
|Garcilaso de la Vega (1539-1616),|
The Royal Commentaries of Peru, in Two Parts.
London: Miles Flesher, for Christopher Wilkinson, 1688.
|This folio volume contains numerous engravings which suggest admiration for Incan achievements and a condemnation of the Spanish destruction of Incan civilization. They may also be intended as a warning against any similar English attacks on royalty. This engraving is an artistic rendering of Cuzco.|
|Other pages from this English edition|
Print and Native Cultures
|Exhibition Contents | Introduction | Essays | Bibliography & Links|
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