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Large group of Hakluyt Society publications  

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Large group of Hakluyt Society publications


London or Cambridge (Mostly)

Hakluyt Society

Various dates

Includes: The Resolution Journal of Johann Reinhold Forster, 1772-1775. 4 volumes. * The Journal of Jean-Francois de Galaup de la Perouse, 1785-1788. 2 volumes. * The Voyage of George Vancouver, 1791-1795. 4 volumes. * Russian Embassies to the Georgian Kings, 1589-1605. 2 volumes. * The Hakluyt Handbook. 2 volumes. * Voyages in Search of a Northwest Passage, 1741-1747. 2 volumes. * The Purchas Handbook. 2 volumes. * The Journal of Rochfort Maguire, 1852-1854. * Olaus Magnus: A Description of the Northern Peoples 1555. 3 volumes. * The Jamestown Voyages Under the First Charter, 1606-1609. 2 volumes. * Barbot on Guinea. 2 volumes. * The Letters of F.W. Ludwig Leichhardt. 3 volumes. * Missions to the Niger. Volumes 2,3,4. * To the Pacific and Arctic with Beechey. * Sucesos de las Islas Filipinas. * The Last Voyage of Drake and Hawkins. * Francois Valentijn's Description of Ceylon. * Yermak's Campaign in Siberia. * Sir Francis Drake's West Indian Voyage, 1585-86. * The Peoples of the Erythraean Sea. * The Travel Journal of Antonia de Beatis. * The English New England Voyages, 1602-1608. * Newfoundland Discovered. * Travels in the Tian-Shan, 1856-1857. * The Iceland Journal of Henry Holland, 1810. * The Itinerario of Jeronimo Lobo. * The Three Voyages of Edmond Halley in the Paramore, 1698-1701. 2 volumes. * Agatharchides of Cnidus on the Erythraean Sea. * Jerusalem Pilgrimage, 1099-1185. * Compassing the Vaste Globe of the Earth. * Juan Maria Schuver's Travels in North East Africa, 1880-1883. * The Mission of Friar William of Rubruck. * Prutky's Travels to Ethiopia and Other Countries. * The Journals and Letters of Captain Charles Bishop on the North-West Coast of America, in the Pacific and in New South Wales, 1794-1799. * Further Selections from the Tragic History of the Sea, 1559-1565. English and Irish Settlement on the River Amazon, 1550-1646. * An Elizabethan in 1582. * The Travels of Ibn Battuta, A.D. 1325-1354. Volume 4 & 5. * The Last Voyage of Drake and Hawkins. * Byron's Journal of the Circumnavigation, 1764-1766. * New Light on Drake. Together 63 volumes, all but the last three titles (which are Kraus reprint editions) in dust jackets.

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Wear to jackets, a few with long tears; some with bookplates, volumes near fine or better overall.

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