This is the first edition of the landmark work on the history of the state of Nuevo leon in Mexico. It contains much valuable information and the names of the early explorers and settlers of the area, so it has some genealogical value. It contains a name and geographical index. It covers the early entries into the region, the three foundings of Monterrey, The people of Carvajal, trials and tribulations, the foundings of the other northern towns in the region and much more. Has some genealogy charts. Published in the Rustic style, the book is used but has never been read as the pages are uncut. Written in Spanish text.