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Dampier's Voyages : Consisting of a New Voyage Round the World, a Supplement to the Voyage Round the World, Two Voyages to Campeachy, a Discourse of Winds, a Voyage to New Holland, and a Vindication, in answer to the Chimerical Relation of William Funnell

By: DAMPIER, William, Captain MASEFIELD, John, ed.

Price: $280.00

Publisher: E. Grant Richards, London, 1906,:

Seller ID: 104647


DAMPIER, William, Captain. Dampier's Voyages : Consisting of a New Voyage Round the World, a Supplement to the Voyage Round the World, Two Voyages to Campeachy, a Discourse of Winds, a Voyage to New Holland, and a Vindication, in answer to the Chimerical Relation of William Funnell. Edited by John Masefield. In Two Voyages. London : E. Grant Richards, 1906. Numbered Limited Edition. Pp (8),vii-ix,(1),[1]-[612], frontispiece portrait + 5 folding maps; (4),v-vii,(1),[1]-624,+ 5 folding maps + 8 plates. Index. 8vo, green cloth, gilt vignettes to front board and spine, gilt lettering to spine, top... View more info

Image for The World Encompassed. being his next voyage to that to Nombre de Dios formerly imprinted ....  Facsimile Edition in linen box.

The World Encompassed. being his next voyage to that to Nombre de Dios formerly imprinted .... Facsimile Edition in linen box.

By: DRAKE, Francis, Sir SCHOUTEN, William Cornelison. ROWSE, A.L., intro. DOUGAN, Robert O., notes.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: World Pub. Co., 1966,: 1966

Seller ID: 34035


DRAKE, Francis, Sir. The World Encompassed; being his next voyage to that to Nombre de Dios formerly imprinted...[and] The Relation of a Wonderfull Voiage made by William Cornelison Schouten of Horne.... Cleveland, Ohio : World Publishing Co., 1966. Facsimile of Drake's 1628 and Schouten 1619 editions. Pp 108; 82. 8vo, imitation vellum with ties, in green linen box with introductory pamphlet. A handsome facsimile of these two seminal works in the literature of European exploration. With an historical introduction by A.L. Rowse and bibliographical notes by Robert O. Dougan, o... View more info

Below the Convergence : Voyages Toward Antarctica, 1699-1839. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: GURNEY, Alan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Norton, New York, 1997, ISBN:0393039498:

Seller ID: 109553


GURNEY, Alan. Below the Convergence : Voyages Toward Antarctica, 1699-1839.New York, London: W.W. Norton & Company, (1997). First Printing. Pp. (14), [3]-315,(1). 8vo, navy blue cloth spine, lighter blue paper covered boards,gilt initials to front board, gilt lettering to spine. "This wonderfully w ritten bok tells the story of British, American, and Russian expeditions, from the astronomer Edmond Halley's voyage in the Paramore in 1699 to the sealer John Balleny's 1839 voyage in the Eliza Scott, all in search of land, fur, or elephant seals." - from the dustjacket. Contents: 1. Terra ... View more info