Bogotá: Ministerio de Educación de Colombia (Biblioteca Popular de Cultura Colombiana: Historia, 3), 1942. Hardcover. xxxii, 582p., bibl., wrps (pages yellowing, lightly foxed and untrimmed, front cover detaching from spine). Good. Item #119570
Classic account, first published in Paris in 1848. The author (1800-1852) was a scientist, historian, military engineer, general, and Minister of Foreign Relations, 1843-1845.