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Delle Navigationi et Viaggi... in Tre Volume divise: Nelle quali con relatione fedelissima si desrivono tutti quei paesi, che da già 300 anni sin’hora sono stati scoperti, così di verso Levante, & Ponente, come di verso Mezzo d&igra by RAMUSIO, Giovanni Battista - 1588 - from Martayan Lan, Inc. and Biblio.com

Delle Navigationi et Viaggi... in Tre Volume divise: Nelle quali con relatione fedelissima si desrivono tutti quei paesi, che da già 300 anni sin’hora sono stati scoperti, così di verso Levante, & Ponente, come di verso Mezzo d&igra

by RAMUSIO, Giovanni Battista

Book condition: * Borba II.698-99; Sabin 67,733, 67,738, 67,742; George B. Parks, “The contents and sources of Ramusio’s Navigationi,&

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Venice: Giunti, 1588. * Borba II.698-99; Sabin 67,733, 67,738, 67,742; George B. Parks, “The contents and sources of Ra...
Title:
Delle Navigationi et Viaggi... in Tre Volume divise: Nelle quali con relatione fedelissima si desrivono tutti quei paesi, che da già 300 anni sin’hora sono stati scoperti, così di verso Levante, & Ponente, come di verso Mezzo d&igra
Author:
RAMUSIO, Giovanni Battista
Book condition:
* Borba II.698-99; Sabin 67,733, 67,738, 67,742; George B. Parks, “The contents and sources of Ramusio’s Navigationi,&
Binding:
Hardcover
Publisher:
Giunti
Place:
Venice
Date published:
1588

Histoire de la Navigation

LINSCHOTEN, Jean Hugues

Amsterdam: Evert Cloppenburgh, 1638. A stunning copy of Linschoten's classic illustrated travelogue to the East and West Indies, termed by Lach "the most important of the firsthand accounts published independently of the great travel collections" (I.198). No other book contained so much usable ... more

  • Published : 1638
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Americae Nona & Postrema Pars

DE BRY, Theodor

Frankfurt: Matthias Becker, 1602. First Latin edition of the ninth part of the De Bry’s Grand Voyages, containing an extremely important account of a Pacific voyage by Olivier van Noort -- as well as much ethnographic material relating to the indigenous Indian culture of Mexico and Peru. As... more

  • Published : 1602
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[Album of six watercolor views of scenes in Kamchatka and Siberia in the late 18th Century]

[Kamchatka and Siberia Watercolors]

1808. Six watercolors on individual sheets measuring 10½ x 16¼ inches on average. Five of the six watercolors titled in manuscript below the image, and with extensive German-language notes on the verso of each sheet. Bound into modern half morocco and marbled boards (oblong quarto ... more

  • Published : 1808
Offered by : Donald Heald Rare Books
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Vues des Cordillères et Monumens des Peuples Indigènes de l'Amérique

HUMBOLDT, Alexander von (1769-1859), and Aimé BONPLAND (1773-1858)

Paris: [de l'imprimerie de J.H. Stône] chez F. Schoell, 1813. 2 volumes in one, folio. (22 3/4 x 16 1/8 inches). Half title, 16pp. 'Introduction'. Engraved dedication leaf, 69 engraved plates on 68 leaves (27 hand coloured, printed in colours or printed in colours and finished ... more

  • Published : 1813
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An Account of the Voyages undertaken... for making discoveries in the Southern Hemisphere

COOK, Capt. James (1728-1779) -- [FIRST VOYAGE] - John HAWKESWORTH (1715-1779)

London: for W. Strahan & T. Cadell, 1773. 3 volumes, quarto. (11 x 8 3/4 inches). 52 plates, maps and charts (39 folding). Second edition of vols.I and II, including Hawkesworth's reply to Mr. Dalrymple, and first edition of vol.III. Cf. Beddie 648 and 650; cf. Hill (2004) 782 and 783. [... more

  • Published : 1773
Offered by : Donald Heald Rare Books
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[COLLECTION OF FIVE IMPORTANT DUTCH VOYAGES TO THE FAR EAST]

Marees, Pieter de; [Willem Lodewijcksz]; Jacob Cornelissoon van Neck; Gerrit de Veer; Olivier van Noort:

[Amsterdam. 1605-1610].. Five volumes bound in one. Described in greater detail below. Folio. 19th- century half calf and marbled boards, ornate gilt spine. Spine rubbed and worn. Contemporary ownership signature on titlepage. Old institutional stamps on front free endpaper and first titlepage. O... more

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IOURNAL OU RELATION EXACTE DU VOYAGE DE GVILL. SCHOUTEN, DANS LES INDES: PAR VN NOUUEAU DESTROIT, & PAR LES GRANDES MERS AUSTRALES QU'IL À DESCOUUERT, VERS LE POLE ANTARTIQUE. ENSEMBLE DES NOUVELLES TERRES AUPARAUANT INCOGNUËS, ISLES, FRUICTS, PEUPLES, & ANIMAUX ESTRANGES, QU'IL A TROUUÉ EN SON CHEMIN: ET DES RARES OBSERUATIONS QU'IL Y À FAIT TOUCHANT LA DECLINAISON DE L' AYMANT

Schouten, Willem:

Paris: Chez M. Gobert, 1618.. [13],232pp. plus four folding maps and four folding plates. Contemporary vellum, manuscript title on backstrip. "E" signature supplied from another copy. Quite clean and neat internally. A lovely, near fine copy. In a half morocco and cloth box. Famed philo... more

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Journal ou Relation Exacte du Voyage de Gvill. Schouten, dans les Indes: par vn nouueau destroit, & par les grandes mers australes qu'il à descouuert, vers le pole Antartique. ensemble des nouvelles terres auparauant incognuës, isles, fruicts, peuples, & animaux estranges, qu'il a trouué en son chemin: et des rares obseruations qu'il y à fait touchant la declinaison de l' aymant

LOCKE, John (1632-1704). - Willem Corneliszoon SCHOUTEN (d.1625)

Paris: Chez M. Gobert, 1618. 8vo. 4 folding maps, 4 folding plates. (Signature "E" supplied from another copy). Contemporary vellum, manuscript title on spine, modern morocco-backed slipcase Provenance: John Locke (signature and inscription) John Locke's copy of the rare first Pari... more

  • Published : 1618
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THE IOURNALL, OR DAYLY REGISTER, CONTAYNING A TRUE MANIFESTATION, AND HISTORICALL DECLARATION OF THE VOYAGE, ACCOMPLISHED BY EIGHT SHIPPES OF AMSTERDAM, UNDER THE CONDUCT OF IACOB CORNELISZEN NECK ADMIRALL, & WYBRANDT VAN WARWICK VICE-ADMIRALL, WHICH SAYLED FROM AMSTERDAM THE FIRST DAY OF MARCH, 1598. SHEWING THE COURSE THEY KEPT, AND WHAT OTHER NOTABLE MATTERS HAPPENED UNTO THEM IN THE SAYD VOYAGE

Neck, Jacob Cornelissoon van:

London: [Simon Stafford and Felix Kingston] for Cuthbert Burby & John Flasket, 1601.. [1],58,[4] leaves. Woodcut vignette of sailing ship on titlepage. Extra- illustrated with 19 engravings (numbered 1-3, 19, 4-18) from Van Neck's HISTORIALE BESCHRIJVINGHE (Amsterdam, 1619). Text and plat... more

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Histoire de la navigation de Iean Hugues de Linschot Hollandois: aux Indes Orientales contenant diverses descriptions des lieux jusques à present descouverts par les Portugais: observations des coustumes & singularitez de delà, & autres declarations

LINSCHOTEN, Jan Huygen van (1562/3-1611)

Amsterdam: Evert Cloppenburgh, 1638. 3 parts in one volume, folio. (12 3/8 x 7 7/8 inches). Three letterpress titles [two within elaborate engraved surrounds, the third with engraved vignette], engraved portrait of Linschoten on verso of index leaf, 42 engraved maps, plates and views (including ... more

  • Published : 1638
Offered by : Donald Heald Rare Books
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NAVIGATIONS ET VOYAGES (XVI SIECLE)

Ramusio, Giovanni Battista

Paris: Centre de documentation Andre Thevet,, 1933.. Wrappers. Very Good. 117 p.,2 folding plates, front wrapper is beginning to loosen. Text in French, translated from Italian. by General Langlois. Ramusio was a 16th century writer describing the voyages of the Conquistadors and Explorers o...

  • Published : 1933.
Offered by : J. TUTTLE MARITIME BOOKS
$20.00
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La relacion de Pero Sancho

Sancho, Pero ; Arocena, Luis A. ; Ramusio, Giovanni Battista

Buenos Aires: Editorial Plus Ultra, 1986. Paperback. Near Fine with very light wear to wraps. Wide octavo in pale yellow illus wraps; 328 p. : ill., facsims., bibliographical references (p. 321-328), indexes; 20 cm Lenghty inscription and signature of Arocena to half title. In Spanish. Uncom... more

  • Published : 1986
  • ISBN : 9502108175
Offered by : Owl & Company Bookshop (Calvello Books)
$44.00
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Giovanni Ramusio. Navigazioni e viaggi. Opera completa in sei volumi

Ramusio Giovanni Battista

Torino: Giulio Einaudi editore, 1980-1988. Milanesi Marica (a cura)Sei volumi. Ogni volume 990 p. circa, con 15 tavole a colori fuori testo, cartonati con sovracoperta e cofanetto, come nuovi.

  • Published : 1980-1988
Offered by : Libreria Dal Formichiere
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La Terra de Hochelaga nellaNova Francia

MAP]. RAMUSIO, Giovanni Battista

Venice. 1556.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. 28.8x 39cm, (113/8" x 153/8"), trimmed,bottom edge trimmed touching or including the frame line without textloss, a good clear strike on watermark paper in fine condition. A Planof Huron-Iroquois settlement at present-day Montreal, this is the f... more

  • Edition : 1st Edition
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Delle Navigationi et Viaggi.. Volume Terzo. Nel quale si contiene le Navigationi al Mondo Nuovo

RAMUSIO, Giovanni Battista (1485-1557)

Venice: Giunti, 1606. Folio, (12 x 8 ½ inches). Seven double-page woodcut maps and plans ("Il Cvscho citta principale della provincia del Perv," "La Nvova Francia, Terra de Nvrvmbega, Terra de Laborador, Isola de demoni, Terra Nvova," "Brasil," "Parte del... more

  • Published : 1606
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Summario de la Generale Historia de l'Indie Occidentali

MARTYR, Peter (1499-1562); Gonzalo Fernández de OVIEDO y Valdés (1478-1557) and Giovanni Battista RAMUSIO (1485-1557)

Venice, 1534. 3 parts in one volume, small quarto. (7 7/8 x 5 1/2 inches). 1 folding woodcut map of Hispaniola, 4 woodcut illustrations (3 full-page, 1 half page). Bound to style in 18th-century dark red morocco, covers bordered in gilt, spine in six compartments with raised bands, ruled in gilt... more

  • Published : 1534
Offered by : Donald Heald Rare Books
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Delle Navigationi et Viaggi raccolta da M. Gio. Battista Ramusio, in tre volume divisi

RAMUSIO, Giovanni Battista

Venice: Giunta, 1613-1583-, 1606. Three volumes, folio (305 x 205 mm), with 10 double-page or folded maps (seven woodcut, three engraved) and other woodcut maps, plans and illustrations in the text; title-page of the first volume stained, occasional light soiling and the odd mark or spot elsewhe... more

  • Published : 1606
Offered by : Hordern House Rare Books
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Delle Navigatione et Viaggi...con Molti Vaghi Discorsi... 1588 (vol I, "Quarta editione". Vol. II, "in Questa Nuova Editione accresciuto": 1583. Vol. III, "di Nuova stampata": 1606)

RAMUSIO, Giovanni Battista (1485-1557)

Venice: Giunti, 1588, 1583, 1606. 3 volumes, folio (12 1/8 x 8 1/8 inches). Volume one with 3 double-page woodcut maps ("Prima Tavola," "Seconda Tavola," and "Terza Tavola"), and one full-page woodcut map of the Nile; Volume III with 7 double-page woodcut maps and pl... more

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Delle navigationi et Viaggi

RAMUSIO, Giovanni Battista (1485-1557)

Venice: Giunti, 1606. 3 volumes, folio (12 1/4 x 8 1/2 inches), ff. [4], 34, 394; 6, 9-18, [10], 256, 90; [6], 36, 430. Woodcut device on each title-page and at the end of each volume, 3 folding engraved maps, 7 folding woodcut maps and plans, woodcut diagrams and illustrations in text (including... more

  • Published : 1606
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Delle navigationi et viaggi

RAMUSIO, Giovanni Battista (1485-1557)

Venice: Giunti, 1563, 1606, 1556 3 volumes, folio (11 ¾ x 8 ¼ inches). Volume one with 3 double-page woodcut maps ("Prima Tavola," "Seconda Tavola," and "Terza Tavola"), and one full-page woodcut map of the Nile; Volume III with 7 double-page woodcut ma... more

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An Analysis of Stratiform Cloud Patterns in the Canary Islands Region NASA TIROS 1 Satellite Photos of Earth from Orbit

Earl S. Merritt, NASA

Aracon / Allied Research Associates / NASA, 1961. Softcover. Near Fine. Aracon / Allied Research Associates / NASA, Boston 1961. Internal Aracon/Allied Research/NASA document. In a spiral bound binder. Scientific Report number 2. TIROS 1 satellite photos of Earth and Mercury. Book Condition: Ne... more

  • Published : 1961
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$29.99
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Nimbus Views Jet Stream Cirrus Over the Arctic NASA Nimbus 1 Satellite Photos of Earth from an Orbiting Satellite

Robert W. White, NASA

NASA, Aracon Geophysics a division of Allied Research Associates, 1965. Softcover. Very Good. NIMBUS Views Jet Stream Cirrus Over the Arctic by Robert W. White. Prepared for NASA by Aracon Geophysics a division of Allied Research Associates, Massachusetts 1965. Photos of Earth taken from orbit ... more

  • Published : 1965
Offered by : 1st Editions and Antiquarian Books, ABA, IOBA
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The Silence Calling: Australians in Antarctica 1947-97 (Allen and Unwin Hardback, 2nd impression)

Tim Bowden

Allen and Unwin, 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. VG-/G+ 2ND IMPRESSION 1997 LARGE FORMAT ALLEN AND UNWIN HARDBACK, UNCLIPPED DJ WITH SEVERAL PHOTO SECTIONS, HUGELY IMPRESSIVE AND VALUABLE STUDY OF AUSTRALIANS IN ANTARCTICA, MANY ARCHIVE PHOTOS. A LITTLE SHELF-WEAR T... more

  • Published : 1997
  • Edition : First Edition
Offered by : 84 Charing Cross Road Books
£20.50
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TROUBLE IN THE BALKANS.; With Drawings by Jules Halfant

McGeehan, W.O

NY: Lincoln MacVeagh/Dial Press, 1931. First Edition. Original Cloth. Very Good. 304pp; text illus from drawings; spine tanned. 7.75" x 5" The famous sportswriter for the New York Herald-Tribune recounts his 1931 automobile journey through the Balkans and Europe prior to World War... more

  • Published : 1931
  • Edition : First Edition
Offered by : R & A Petrilla, ABAA, IOBA
$45.00
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A RUSSIAN JOURNEY

Proctor, Edna Dean

Boston: James R. Osgood, 1872. First Edition. Original cloth. Very Good. pp: iv, 321. 7.25" x 4.5" The author, a widely published poet from New Hampshire, recounts her journey through Czarist Russia. Chapters include: The Fair of Nijni, the Cossack Country, Yalta, The Cremia, Kazan... more

  • Published : 1872
  • Edition : First Edition
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In Search of Andalucia

Wawn, Christopher; Wood, David

Lancaster, UK: Carnegie Publishing Ltd, 2003. Book. As New. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Apart from some very, very light shelf wear to DJ this is in excellent condition. The pages are tight, bright and extremely clean and there are no inscriptions or marks. Looks... more

  • Published : 2003
  • ISBN : 1859360998
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£25.00
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Travels in Africa; Comprising an Account of the Voyages of Park, Denham, Clapperton, and Lander into the Interior of Africa for the Discovery of the Course of the Niger

Mackenzie, G.:

London: Walker and Co., 1839. 1st. ed. HBK 81 x 134mm., brown patterned cloth, gilt lettering on spine. 384pp. + 1 b/w illustration (frontispiece portrait of Lander). Compiled from Official Documents. Covers soiled, scuffed and stained, spine faded, small tear head spine foredge. Inside this cop...

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Tahiti the Golden

Keeler, Charles

San Francisco, Calif: Oceanic Steamship Company, 1902. Unpaginated, but 18 pages of text and 10 plates. Sewn wrappers, pictorial paste-on to front cover. Cover has separated from text block but both are complete. Covers somewhat faded, a few short tears to edges (longest 3/4" to rear cove... more

  • Published : 1902
Offered by : The Old Book Shelf
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TRAMP TALES OF EUROPE Through the Tyrolean and Swiss Alps and the Italian Lake Region

Magness, Edgar

Buffalo, NY: Charles Wells Moulton. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1895. First Edition. Hardcover. Endpapers lightly foxed .

  • Published : 1895
  • Edition : First Edition
Offered by : Gravelly Run Antiquarians
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THE VOYAGE OF CAPTAIN THOMAS JAMES: FOR THE DISCOVERY OF THE NORTH-WEST PASSAGE, 1631

Bodilly, R. B

London: Dent. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1928. First Edition. Hardcover. Book: Minor dust; Dust Jacket: Spine slightly darkened with chip at top, two small tears; fold-out map .

  • Published : 1928
  • Edition : First Edition
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