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A summarie and true discourse of Sir Frances Drakes VVest Indian voyage [electronic resource] : wherein were taken, the townes of Saint Jago, Sancto Domingo, Cartagena & Saint Augustine
Bib ID 8195673
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Bigges, Walter, d. 1586
 
Uniform Title Summarie and true discourse of Sir Frances Drakes West Indian voyage
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Description Imprinted at London : By Richard Field, dwelling in the Blacke-Friars by Ludgate, 1589 
[4], 52 p., 8 leaves of plates : ill., port., maps. 
Series

Early English books online.

Notes

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

"The first complete publication of the text"--H.P. Kraus. Sir Francis Drake; a pictorial biography, 1970, p. 199, no. 21.

Signatures: [A]² B-G⁴ H².

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

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

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STC (2nd ed.) 3056

Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English books, 1475-1640 ; 1772:10) 
Subjects Drake, Francis, Sir, 1540?-1596.  |  West Indies Expedition, 1585-1586.  |  Explorers -- Great Britain -- Biography.  |  Explorers -- America -- Biography.
Time Coverage 1585, 1586 
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
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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.

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