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Title De Orbe Novo Decades
Reference Arents 2
Collection George Arents Collection
Library New York Public Library
Date 1516
Author(s) D'Anghiera, Pietro Martire
Place of Publication Alcala De Henares, Spain
Description Describes the first contacts between Europeans and Native Americans, including the first account of Haitian snuff traditions.
Document Type Printed Book, Report
Language Latin
Primary Commodity Tobacco
Theme Exploration and Discovery; Politics and Empire
Keywords colony, manners and customs, empire, snuff, consumption
Region North America, Central America and the Caribbean
Places Haiti
Additional Information For more information on this title, see: Tobacco: Its History. Illustrated by The Books, Manuscripts and Engravings in the Library of George Arents Jr, Together with an Introductory Essay, Glossary and Bibliographic Notes. Volume One: 1507-1615, p. 193-199.
Copyright New York Public Library