293 pp. Gilt stamped cover, gilt lettered spine. B/w illustrations in text and two-tone plates tipped in. Front hinge started but firm; small erasure mark on front free endpaper. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: A Selection of the Principal Voyages, ...
Publisher: William Heinemann
Publication Date: 1927
Binding: blue cloth
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Heinemann. 1926., 1926. xxiv. + 293pp. Profusely illustrated. 22x16. Ex-lreference library (no stamps) , foxing to contents, otherwise a strong solid copy: Binding & contents Good.This very well illustrated edition describes the second voyage begun in 1564 by Sir John Hawkins to Guinea, Dominica, Cuba, etc; Hawkins third voyage to Guinea, Nueva Espanna, etc, 1567 & 1568; Sir Francis Drakes expedition to the West Indies, 1585/86; Drakes voyage into the South sea and circumnavigation of the globe, begun in 1577; Voyage of Thomas Candish into the South sea, and circumnavigation of the globe, 1586-88; The last voyage of Thomas Candish, begun in 1591; The victory of the English fleets upon the Spanish Armada, 1588. Bookseller Inventory # 8130