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The Use of the Globe: the first voyage of Sir Francis Drake by sea unto the West and East Indies both outward and Homeward

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The Use of the Globe: the first voyage of Sir Francis Drake by sea unto the West and East Indies both outward and Homeward

by Reynolds, W. O. [Printer]

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  • near fine
  • Paperback
  • Signed
  • First
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Plymstock, Devon: Peacock Press, 1942. Reprinted From A Tract Of 1594 In The Plymouth Museum, Devon. . Green marbled paper covers with printed label affixed to cover reading: 'The Use of the Globe: The first Voyage of Sir Francis Drake unto the West and East Indies both Outward and Homeward.' Green linen spine. Signed presentation copy from the printer: ‘With Best wishes. W.O Reynolds Xmas 1942. Illustrated frontis and title page, some colour capital letters in green, blue and red. The colophon at rear reads: 'One hundred and twenty copies have been set and printed by W. O. Reynolds at the Peacock Press, Plymstock, Devon, and completed on the first day of November, 1942. The text has been taken from a Mercator tract, printed by John Windet in 1594, being the first published account of Sir Francis Drake's voyage around the world. This is number: 111.' 120 copies printed only. Very good clean copy. 32pp. First Edition. Paperback. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall.

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Bookseller
Rickaro Books Ltd GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
056032
Title
The Use of the Globe: the first voyage of Sir Francis Drake by sea unto the West and East Indies both outward and Homeward
Author
Reynolds, W. O. [Printer]
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Peacock Press
Place of Publication
Plymstock, Devon
Date published
1942
Keywords
Globe Voyage Francis Drake West and East Indies W O Reynolds
Bookseller catalogs
Travel; Maritime;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall

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About Rickaro Books Ltd

At Rickaro Books, we have over 30 years experience in bookselling and customer care. We have a retail shop located in the historic town of Horbury and whilst we sell online, we always welcome visitors to the shop.We specialise in T.E. Lawrence (Lawrence of Arabia) but also carry a wide range of other titles across the fields of military, local history and first edition fiction. if you are seeking for a particular title, we are happy to assist and are always interested in purchasing good, collectable books.

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