Edward Wilson Lee

The Catalogue of Shipwrecked Books

McNellie Tent
Sun 23 Sep

Edward Wilson-Lee discusses the remarkable life of Hernando Columbus, son of Christopher, and his creation of the first great universal library in the age of printing. An explorer himself, who spent a year shipwrecked off Jamaica, Hernando associated with Thomas More, Erasmus, and Ferdinand and Isabella. He was also almost entirely responsible for his father’s legend. [212]


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