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The World Encompassed by Sir Francis Drake - Hardcover - Facsimile - 1966 - from Uncommon Works, IOBA (SKU: 557)

The World Encompassed

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The World Encompassed

by Sir Francis Drake

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  • hardcover
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New York: Readex Microprint, 1966. Facsimile. Leatherette. Fine. A fine facsimile of the original. Red leatherette with black leatherette inlaid on spine. Gilt title stamping. Fiber end papers. From the private library of Larry Southwick, collector's marginalia pencilled near front hinge. From the Great Americana series. [2], 108 pp. Octavo, 6 x 9 1/2 inches tall.

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Bookseller
Uncommon Works, IOBA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
557
Title
The World Encompassed
Author
Sir Francis Drake
Format/binding
Leatherette
Book condition
Used - Fine
Quantity available
1
Edition
Facsimile
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Readex Microprint
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1966
Keywords
travel, explore, navigation, americas, new world
Bookseller catalogs
History & Historiography;

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About Uncommon Works, IOBA

Member, IOBA. Not your ordinary book store! Uncommon Works specializes in rare, odd, unique, and handmade books, with a focus on Mexico, Latin America, Native America, and the Spanish Conquest. You'll find rare, first editions and first or early printings. You'll even find a few first printings of living authors for sale. We provide services and referrals for book mending, repair, restoration, and binding.We also offer archival storage solutions for your books, photos, or family historical print items.

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spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
hinge
The portion of the book closest to the spine that allows the book to be opened and closed.
marginalia
Marginalia, in brief, are notes written in the margins, or beside the text of a book by a previous owner.  This is very...[more]
octavo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing...[more]
facsimile
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