First edition. - Delray Beach, Florida : Levenger Press in association with the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., 2014.
Book — viii, 173 pages : color illustrations, color maps, facsimiles ; 34 cm
Prologue / John W. Hessler
Columbus and the nature of a new world / Chet Van Duzer
A peculiar form of logic : the structure of medieval and Renaissance law / John W. Hessler
How the Washington Codex was written
Contents of the Washington Codex
Translation of the Papal Bull Dudum Siquidem
Columbus : a bibliographic journey / Daniel De Simone
Epilogue / John W. Hessler
"An interpretive examination of the legal documents that granted Columbus rights in and to the New World, with a facsimile of the original copy of the Book of Privileges that is housed in the Library of Congress"--Provided by publisher.