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Image for Drake's Plate of Brass - evidence of his visit to Caifornia in 1579

Drake's Plate of Brass - evidence of his visit to Caifornia in 1579

By: Bolton, Herbert B & others

Price: £16.95

Publisher: California Historical Society: 1937

Seller ID: 172384

Condition: Very Good


hardback, large 8vo, brown cloth with pictorial paper title to upper board, a very good copy, b&w portrait frontis & plates, folding map, 57pp View more info

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The Journal of Christopher Columbus

By: Columbus, Christopher (translated by Cecil Jane)

Price: £22.95

Publisher: Hakluyt Society: 1960

Seller ID: 181758

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 4to, blue cloth lettered gilt to a faded spine, top corners of boards very lightly bumped at tips o/w a very good copy, no dust jacket, tipped in col'd & b&w plates & b&w illustrations, b&w plates to rear slightly age toned at edges, 227pp View more info

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The Journal of Christopher Columbus

By: Columbus, Christopher (translated by Cecil Jane)

Price: £22.95

Publisher: Hakluyt Society: 1960

Seller ID: 194865

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 4to, blue cloth lettered gilt to a faded spine, a very good tightly bound and clean copy, no dust jacket, tipped in col'd & b&w plates & b&w illustrations, b&w plates to rear slightly age toned at edges, 227pp View more info

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Columbus on Himself

By: Fernandez-Armesto, Felipe

Price: £6.95

Publisher: Folio Society: 1992

Seller ID: 194822

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, pictorial cloth binding, no jacket issued, neat bookplate of a previous owner to front pastedown o/w a very good, clean & tightly bound copy in original cream coloured slipcase, coloured plates, 279pp View more info

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Columbus on Himself

By: Fernandez-Armesto, Felipe

Price: £6.95

Publisher: Folio Society: 1992

Seller ID: 213389

Condition: Very Good


hardback, 8vo, pictorial cloth binding, no jacket issued with this publication, a very good, clean & tightly bound copy in original cream lightly soiled slipcase, coloured plates, 279pp View more info

Image for A New Account of East India and Persia, being nine years travels 1672-1681, volume II

A New Account of East India and Persia, being nine years travels 1672-1681, volume II

By: Fryer, John (edited by William Crooke)

Price: £26.50

Publisher: Kraus Reprint Ltd: 1967

Edition: reprinted edition

Seller ID: 214041

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, blue cloth lettered gilt to spine, a very good tightly bound copy, reprint of a work published first in 1912, text unmarked, 371pp View more info

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A New Account of East India and Persia, being nine years travels 1672-1681, volume II

By: Fryer, John (edited by William Crooke)

Price: £41.65

Publisher: Hakluyt Society: 1912

Seller ID: 214040

Condition: Very Good


hardback, octavo, blind stamped blue cloth lettered gilt to a slightly dulled spine, gilt vignette to both boards, mild knock at head, endpapers browned, a very good tightly bound copy, text unmarked, some leading edges remain unopened, 371pp View more info

Image for The Discovery of the South Shetland Islands : The Voyages of the Brig Williams 1819-1820 As Recorded in Contemporary Documents and the Journal of Midshipman C. W. Poynter

The Discovery of the South Shetland Islands : The Voyages of the Brig Williams 1819-1820 As Recorded in Contemporary Documents and the Journal of Midshipman C. W. Poynter

By: Poynter, C. W. (edited by R J Campbell)

Price: £11.95

Publisher: Hakluyt Society: 2000

Seller ID: 181756

ISBN: 090418062X

Condition: Near Fine


hardback, 4to, a near fine copy in a very good dust jacket that is faded to spine, col'd frontis & col'd & b&w illustrations, 232pp View more info