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Diarium vel Descriptio laboriosissimi, & molestissimi Itineris, factia Guilielmo Cornelli Schoutenio, Hornano. Annis 1615, 1616 & 1617.
Willem Schouten’s journal of the famous 1615-7 Le Maire-Schouten expedition, one of history’s greatest voyages of discovery.Place/Date: Amsterdam / 1662$8,000 Add to cart
New Voyages to North-America. Containing an Account of the Several Nations of That Vast Continent…
First English edition of Lahontan’s description and mapping of New France, which propagated the myth of the Northwest Passage.Place/Date: London / 1703$8,000 Add to cart
Narrative of a Voyage to the Pacific and Beering’s Strait, to Co-operate with the Polar Expeditions: Performed in His Majesty’s Ship Blossom, Under the Command of Captain F.W. Beechey…in the Years 1825, 26, 27, 28
The preferred large-paper Admiralty issue of Beechey’s famous account, including a description of California.Place/Date: London / 1831$5,800 Add to cart