Sailors: Narratives of Voyages along the New England Coast, 1524-1624

By: Winship, George Parker

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Limited edition, #224 of 440 copies (only 400 of which were offered for sale). Publisher's prospectus laid in. Slipcase included but in need of repair - top panel missing, all other parts present but split and loose at seams. 1905 Hard Cover. 292 pp. 8vo. Includes fold-out frontispiece of John Smith's map of New England, two other maps from Champlain's Voyages, and facsimiles of title pages from several early works. A variety of early voyages are treated here, including Samuel de Champlain's exploration of Maine and Massachusetts, Henry Hudson's experiences at Penobscot and the Fishing Banks, John Smith at Monhegan, Christopher Levett at York and Portland, etc.

Title: Sailors: Narratives of Voyages along the New England Coast, 1524-1624

Author: Winship, George Parker

Categories: Americana, Colonial Era, Nautical & Exploration,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: Houghton, Mifflin & Company: 1905

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2084309

Keywords: AMERICANA COLONIAL AMERICAN HISTORY NEW ENGLAND COAST VOYAGES ADVENTURE AMERICA COLONIES EXPLORATION COLONY COASTAL,