Library of Congress

Authorities & Vocabularies

The Library of Congress > Linked Data Service > LC Name Authority File

From Library of Congress Name Authority File


us: Acosta, Cristóbal, approximately 1515-approximately 1592


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Variants

    • us: Acosta Buenaventura, Cristóbal, approximately 1515-approximately 1592
    • us: Acosta, Christoval, approximately 1515-approximately 1592
    • us: Acosta, Cristóbal, ca. 1515-ca. 1592
    • us: Acosta, Cristóval, approximately 1515-approximately 1592
    • us: Buenaventura, Cristóbal Acosta, approximately 1515-approximately 1592
    • us: Costa, Christovam da, approximately 1515-approximately 1592
    • us: Costa, Christovam da, ca. 1540-1599
    • us: Costa, Cristóvão da, approximately 1515-approximately 1592
  • Variants

    • us: Acosta Buenaventura, Cristóbal, approximately 1515-approximately 1592
    • us: Acosta, Christoval, approximately 1515-approximately 1592
    • us: Acosta, Cristóbal, ca. 1515-ca. 1592
    • us: Acosta, Cristóval, approximately 1515-approximately 1592
    • us: Buenaventura, Cristóbal Acosta, approximately 1515-approximately 1592
    • us: Costa, Christovam da, approximately 1515-approximately 1592
    • us: Costa, Christovam da, ca. 1540-1599
    • us: Costa, Cristóvão da, approximately 1515-approximately 1592
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1515~
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1592~
  • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Earlier Established Forms

      Acosta, Cristóbal, ca. 1515-ca. 1592Acosta, Cristóbal,ca. 1515-ca. 1592 Costa, Christovam da, ca. 1540-1599Costa, Christovam da,ca. 1540-1599
  • Sources

    • found: Jarque Ros, E. Un ceutí ilustre del siglo XVI, 1982: t.p. (Dr. Acosta, doctor, botanist, writer) p. 5 (b. 1515, 1525, or 1538 in Tangier, Ceuta, or Mozambique) p. 10 (d. between 1592 and 1594 in Burgos) p. 3 (Cristóbal Acosta Buenaventura) p. 39 (Christoual Acosta)
    • found: Palau y Dulcet, 2a ed. (Acosta, Cristóval)
    • found: Grande enc. portuguesa e brasil. (Costa, Cristóvão da, b. ca. 1515, d. 1580; Span. form of name, Cristoval Acosta; wrote and publ. in Span.)
    • found: His Tratado das drogas e medicinas das Indias Orientais, 1964: t.p. (Cristóvão da Costa) p. viii, etc. (b. about 1538; d. between 1594 and 1596)
    • found: LC manual auth. cd. (hdg.: Costa, Christovam da, ca. 1540-1599)
  • Change Notes

    • 1984-01-19: new
    • 2013-03-12: revised
  • Alternate Formats