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The principall nauigations, voiages and discoueries of the English nation, [microform] made by sea or ouer land, to the most remote and farthest distant quarters of the earth at any time within the compasse of these 1500. yeeres: deuided into three seuerall parts, according to the positions of the regions wherunto they were directed. ... Whereunto is added the last most renowmed English nauigation, round about the whole globe of the earth. By Richard Hakluyt Master of Artes, and student sometime of Christ-church in Oxford
Bib ID 2673437
Format MicroformMicroform, BookBook
Author
Hakluyt, Richard, 1552?-1616
 
Description Imprinted at London : By George Bishop and Ralph Newberie, deputies to Christopher Barker, printer to the Queenes most excellent Maiestie, 1589 
[16], 501, [1], 506-643, [12], 644-825, [12] p., folded plate : map ; 
Series

Early English books, 1475-1640 ; 216:3.

Early English books, 1475-1640 ; 286:2.

Notes

From p. 506 on, even numbers are on rectos.

Includes index.

The last leaf is blank.

The folded engraved map, copied from the "Theatrum orbis terrarum" of Abraham Ortelius, has legend "Typus orbis terrarum".

P. 491-501 are a three-sheet cancel signed 2Y replacing original 2X5-2Y6. Variant 1: with cancellandum leaves (pagination .. 505, [1], 506- ..).

The [12] pages headed "The famous voyage of Sir Francis Drake into the South Sea .." are intended to be bound after 3M3. Variant 2: lacking these leaves.

Reproductions of the originals in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery.

Appears at reel 216 (copy 9608) and at reel 286 (copy 3437).

Cited In

STC (2nd ed.) 12625.

Reproduction Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University Microfilms International, 1944, 1946. 1 microfilm reel; 35 mm (Early English books, 1475-1640; 216:03, 286:02). 
Subjects Voyages and travels -- Early works to 1800.  |  Discoveries (in geography), English -- Early works to 1800.
Also Titled

Principal navigations

Principall navigations, voiages and discoveries of the English nation.

Typus orbis terrarum.

Available From UMI 300 N Zeeb Rd., Ann Arbor, MI 48103-1553  UMI 300 N Zeeb Rd., Ann Arbor, MI 48103-1553 

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