MEMORIAS HISTORICO, FISICAS, CRITICO, APOLOGETICAS DE LA AMERICA MERIDIONAL. EDICIÓN Y ESTUDIOS: RICARDO RAMÍREZ CASTAÑEDA ET AL.
Llano Zapata, José Eusebio.
Lima, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú et al, 2005. 622p., tables, bibl., wrps Very Good Paperback 9972 623 34 3 The first complete presentation of the 18th-century texts covering the mineral, vegetable, and animal kingdoms (and other themes) of Latin America. Zapata (1721-1780) was unique for his time and place in his knowledge of the natural world. This edition includes 2/3 more textual material than the 1904 Palma edition and has several introductory essays and an extensive bibliography. Also issued as: "Travaux de l'Institut Français d'Etudes Andines," T. 205 (Item ID: 101828)