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A summarie and true discourse of Sir Francis Drakes VVest Indian voyage [electronic resource] : wherein were taken, the townes of Saint Iago, Sancto Domingo, Cartagena & Saint Augustine : with geographicall mappes exactly describing each of the townes with their scituations, and the manner of the armies approching to the winning of them
Bib ID 8195321
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Bigges, Walter, d. 1586
 
Online Access
Description Imprinted at London : By Richard Field, dwelling in the Blacke-Friars by Ludgate, 1589 
[4], 52 p., [5] folded leaves of plates : maps. 
Series

Early English books online.

Notes

"Begun by Captain Bigges, vvho ended his life in the said voyage ... the same being aftervvardes finished (as I thinke) by his Lieutenant Maister Croftes, or some other"--Dedication by Thomas Cates [i.e. Thomas Gates].

Signatures: A-G⁴ H².

Errata: p. 52.

This item was mistakenly omitted from reel guide at reel 1745.

Contains the five maps attrib. to Baptista Boazio, and cataloged elsewhere as STC 3171.6.

Identified as 3056 at reel 377:5.

Printer's device (McK. 222) on t.p.; headpieces; initials.

Imperfect: copy at reel 377:5 cropped, with loss of signature marks; last p. verso not filmed.

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

Cited In

STC (2nd ed.) 3056.5

Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books, 1475-1640 ; 377:5, 1745:11) 
Subjects Drake, Francis, Sir, 1540?-1596.  |  West Indies Expedition, 1585-1586.  |  Explorers -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Other authors/contributors Croftes, Lieutenant  |  Gates, Thomas, Sir, d. 1621  |  Boazio, Baptista. Famouse West Indian voyadge made by the Englishe fleete of 23 shippes and barkes wherin weare gotten the townes of St· Iago: :Sto: Domingo, Cartagena and :St: Augustines the same beinge begon from Plimmouth in the moneth of September 1585 and ended at Portesmouth in Iulie 1586
Also Titled

Famouse West Indian voyadge made by the Englishe fleete of 23 shippes and barkes wherin weare gotten the townes of St· Iago: :Sto: Domingo, Cartagena and :St: Augustines the same beinge begon from Plimmouth in the moneth of September 1585 and ended at Portesmouth in Iulie 1586.

Available From ProQuest. 789 E. Eisenhower Parkway, Ann Arbor, MI 48108-3218  ProQuest. 789 E. Eisenhower Parkway, Ann Arbor, MI 48108-3218 

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