Cortes destroying his fleet. Colored engraving
Hernan Cortes (1488-1547). Spanish conqueror of Mexico. Cortes destroying his fleet, moored in the Villa Rica of the Vera Cruz, to prevent defections among his crew. Volume I. Engraving by J. Carrafa, 1825. Colored.
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J R POINSETT 1779-1851
JOEL ROBERTS POINSETT American politician and diplomat, first U.S. Minister to Mexico (1825-29), bringing back the flower named for him.
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The Grand Review upon Hounslow Heath, 1825
The Grand Review upon Hounslow Heath, 1825 (c). Coloured etching possibly after William Heath, nd.Published by J Smart, 35 Rathbone Place, Oxford Street, London, 1825 (c). Date: circa 1825
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