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Mysteries of Ancient South America. Amazing and Documented Facts on the Place Where Civilizastion Really Began.

By Wilkins, Harold T.

Secaucus, New Jersey: Citadel Press, 1974. Second Printing. . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. 216 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a black and red dust jacket. The jacket is rubbed. A sound copy with secure inner hinges and unmarked text. Second Printing.


Journal of a Second Voyage for the Discovery of a North West Passage from the Atlantic to the Pacific 1821-23

By Parry, Sir William Edward

New York: Greenwood Press, 1969. Hardcover. Very Good. Large 8vo. 571 pages, indexed. Hardcover in brown publisher's cloth. Some bumping at headcap, corners. Binding shows some occasional spotting, moderate rubbing. Prior owner has written name on bottom of text block. Text is clean. There are fold out maps in the back of the book.


Journal of a Lady of Quality; Being the Narrative of a Journey from Scotland to the West Indies, North Carolina, and Portugal, in the years 1774 to 1776.

By Andrews, Evangeline Walker; Andrews, Charles McLean [Editors]

New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1922. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good. 8vo. 341 pages, indexed. Hardcover quarter bound in half grey cloth with grey marbled paper-covered boards. The binding is worn but sound. Signed on the front flyleaf by Susan Delano McKelvey, who was the author of "Botanical Exploration of the Trans-Mississippi West, 1790-1850" in 1928.


Sir Francis Drake and the Famous Voyage, 1577-1580: Essays Commemorating the Quadricentennial of Drakes Circumnavigation of the Earth (Contributions ... for Medieval and Renaissance Studies, 11)

By Thrower, Norman J. W.

Berkeley, Los Angeles and London: University of California Press, 1984. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to. 214 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a black and tan pictorial dust jacket. Moderate wear to the jacket; the front inner flap is creased. Book is sound and clean.


Historical Geography of the North Carolina Outer Banks

By Dunbar, Gary S.

Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 1958. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. 4to. 234 pages. Soft cover bound in blue wrappers with a white paper label on the front cover. Moderate wear to the binding. The spine is toned, and the foot of the spine is a little chipped. A sound copy with clean text. Illustrated with several photos.


New Light on Drake: A Collection of Documents Relating to His Voyage of Circumnavigation 1577-1580

By Nuttall, Zelia

USA: The Hakluyt Society, 1991. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo. 443 pages, indexed. Hardcover in blue cloth. Binding shows some light wear with some fabric impurities on the front cover. Text is clean. A reprint of the edition originally published by the Hakluyt Society in 1914.


Sir Francis Drake's West Indian Voyage, 1585-86 (Hakluyt Society, Second Series)

By Keeler, Mary Frear

Great Britain: Hakluyt Society, 1981. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 358 pages, indexed. Hardcover in green and blue dust jacket. DJ is lightly rubbed, with fading at edges. Spine is sunned, shows some rubbing at headcap/foot. Slight bumping at corners. Text is clean.


An Elizabethan in 1582: The Diary of Richard Madox, Fellow of All Souls (Hakluyt Society, Second Series)

By Donno, Elizabeth Story

London: Routledge, 1977. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 365 pages, indexed. Hardcover in green and blue dust jacket. DJ is moderately rubbed. Some bumping/edgewear at headcap/foot. Text is clean.


The Hakluyt Handbook : Volume I

By Quinn, D. B. ( Editor )

Great Britain: The Hakluyt Society, 1974. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 331 pages, indexed. Hardcover in green and blue dust jacket. DJ is lightly rubbed. Edges of text block are foxed. Text is clean.


Newfoundland Discovered: English Attempts at Colonisation, 1610-1630 (Hakluyt Society, Second Series)

By Cell, Gillian T.

London: The Hakluyt Society, 1982. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. 310 pages, indexed. Hardcover in green and blue dust jacket. Edgewear at upper edge of dust jacket. Text is clean.


The English New England Voyages, 1602-1608 (Hakluyt Society, Second Series)

By Quinn, David B.; Quinn, Alison M.

Great Britain: Hackluyt Society, 1983. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. 580 pages, indexed. Hardcover in green and blue dust jacket. DJ is moderately rubbed, with some edgewear, with small tears at headcap. Text is clean.


The Troublesome Voyage of Captain Edward Fenton 1582-1583. (The Hakluyt Society Second Series: No. CXIII)

By Taylor, E. G. R.

Cambridge: Published for the Haklluyt Society At the University Press, 1959. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. 333 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a pale blue dust jacket. The jacket shows moderate rubbing and wear. Jacket spine is a bit tanned. The book is sound and clean.


The Roanoke Voyages 1584-1590 - Hakluyt Society Series II Vol. CV (Two Volume Set)

By Quinn, David Beers

London: Hakluyt Society, 1955. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vos. Two volume set. 496, 507 pages, indexed. Hardcovers in blue cloth, with gilt designs on the front covers. Bindings have light soiling. Book label on front pastedown in both volumes. Some foxing to endpapers. Occasional foxing of text. Complete with the map in the pocket at the rear of Volume II.


De Orbe Novo: The Eight Decades of Peter Martyr D'Anghera (Two Volume Set)

By MacNutt, Francis Augustus

New York: Burt Franklin, 1970. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vos. 414, 448 pages, indexed. Two volume set. Hardcover in blue cloth. Bindings show some rubbing. Text is clean. Contains both volumes I & II. Peter Martyr d'Anghiera (1457-1526) was an Italian historian in the service of Spain in the early 16th century. He published his first account of Spanish discoveries in 1511 and included information on Columbus and other explorers. He also described the voyages of Cortes and Magellan, as well as accounts of Florida and Native Americans captured in what is now South Carolina. Another section, or "Decade" covers Davilia's discoveries along the west coast of North America in the 1520s. He published the eight "Decades" between 1511 and 1525. All eight Decades were published together in 1530, and several other editions in other European languages were published later in the 16th century. Parts were published in English in the 19th century, and Francis MacNutt published his translation from the Latin first in 1912.


Minute Stories of Famous Explorers

By Kates, Jerome S.

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1934. Hardcover. Very Good. Herbert S. Kates. Oblong Octavo. 155 pages. Hardcover bound in black cloth with a blue and white pictorial pastedown label on the front cover. Moderate rubbing and wear to the binding. A sound copy with clean text. Illustrated.


Jerusalem and the Holy Land Rediscovered: The Prints of David Roberts (1796-1864) (Writings from an Unbound Europe (Hardcover))

By Roberts, David; [with] W. D. Davies; Eric M. Meyers; Sarah Walker Schroth

Durham, N.C.: Duke University Press Books, 1997. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Oblong Folio. 379 pages, indexed. Hardcover with a red and tan dust jacket, now in mylar. Light wear to the jacket. The mylar is taped to the front inner flap turn-in. Prior owner's signature in red ink on the front flyleaf. There is a large red publisher's ink stamp on the rear pastedown. A lovely book with beautiful full page color plates.


Green Hill, Adventures in the Mysterious Jungles of Eastern Boliiva

By Duguid, Julian; (Foreward by His Excellency Marques De Merry Del Val)

New York and London: The Century Co., 1931. Fourth Printing . Hardcover. Good. 8vo.339 pages, indexed. Hardcover bound in green cloth. Moderate wear to the binding. Outside edges of the text block are foxed as are the half title and the back side of the frontis. A sound copy with unmarked text. Map endpapers. Early owner's inscription on the half title.


Northern Arabia. (American Geographical Society; Oriental Explorations and Studies. [4] Maps)

By Musil, Alois

New York: AMS Press, 1978. Soft cover. Near Fine. 8vo. Hardcover bound in orange cloth. The binding shows light wear; there is one small pale spot on the front cover. No text, as published. This is a hardcover complete with four folding maps in a pocket inside. Reprint of the 1928 edition published by the American Geographical Society.


Seven Pillars of Wisdom - A Triumph

By Lawrence, T. E.

Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran, and Company, 1935. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Quarto. 669 pages, indexed. Hardcover in white illustrated dust jacket. DJ is toned, has edge-wear, chipping. Prior owner's name written on front pastedown. Text is toned but sound. Illustrations throughout.



By Selincourt, Beryl de; [and] May Sturge Henderson

New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1907. Hardcover. Very Good. Reginald Barratt. 8vo. (336) pages. Hardcover bound in navy blue cloth with cover designs embossed in blind and with titles in gilt. Light rubbing and wear to the binding; the corners are bumped. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. There is a purple embossed bookseller's label on the front pastedown reading, "M. A. Vinson / Books on Architecture, Decoration, Illustrations. / 1114 Citizens Bldg. / Cleveland." Endpapers foxed; top edge gilt. The text is generally clean.


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