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THE WORLD ENCOMPASSED - with - THE RELATION OF A WONDERFULL VOIAGE (Wonderful Voyage) by  William Cornelison (introductions by A. L. Rowse) (bibliographical notes by Roubert O. Dougan)  Sir Francis; Schouten - First Printing - First Thus - 1966 - from W. Fraser Sandercombe and Biblio.com

THE WORLD ENCOMPASSED - with - THE RELATION OF A WONDERFULL VOIAGE (Wonderful Voyage)

by Drake, Sir Francis; Schouten, William Cornelison (introductions by A. L. Rowse) (bibliographical notes by Roubert O. Dougan)

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


London: World Publishing - re: Nicholas Bourne and Nathanaell Newbery, 1966. 108, 82 pp. First Thus - first appearance in this format. Both titles in a single volume, accompanied by 24-page string-bound pamphlet containing the introductions and notes. In a slipcase. Bound in ivory-coloured leather, decorated in gilt on the front panel and spine, in a felt-lined green cloth box with front and back paste-ons relating the titles of the books and a small paste-on on the spine with the author's names. The first part of the book reproduces the 1628 book by Drake, the second part reproduces the 1619 tale by Schouten. No markings on the interior contents; light wear on the corners of the slipcase with a short tear on the upper left of the front panel.. First Printing - First Thus. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.
  • Bookseller: W. Fraser Sandercombe CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 204935
  • Title: THE WORLD ENCOMPASSED - with - THE RELATION OF A WONDERFULL VOIAGE (Wonderful Voyage)
  • Author: Drake, Sir Francis; Schouten, William Cornelison (introductions by A. L. Rowse) (bibliographical notes by Roubert O. Dougan)
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Edition: First Printing - First Thus
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: World Publishing - re: Nicholas Bourne and Nathanaell Newbery
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1966
  • Keywords: seafaring maritime marine naval seagoing nautical adventure; sir francis drake; pirate; privateer; william cornelison schouten;
  • Bookseller catalogs: History - Exploration;
  • Subjects: HISTORY / Expeditions & Discoveries;
  • Size: 8vo

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