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The principall navigations, voiages and discoveries of the English nation : 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 [sic] English nauigation, round about the whole globe of the earth / By Richard Hakluyt.

Author/creator Hakluyt, Richard, 1552?-1616
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoImprinted at London by : George Bishop and Ralph Newberie, deputies to : Christopher Barker, printer to the Queenes most excellent Maiestie, 1589.
Description1 leaf, 12 unnumbered pages, 1-505 pages, 1 unnumbered page, 506-643 pages, 12 unnumbered pages, 644-825 pages, 10 unnumbered pages : folded map ; 29 cm
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Variant title Principal navigations, voyages and discoveries of the English nation
Local noteJoyner-JOYNER SPECIAL COLLECTIONS COPY CONTAINS THE ADDED ACCOUNT, NOT FOUND IN ALL COPIES, OF FRANCIS DRAKE'S CIRCUMNAVIGATION (BETWEEN p. 643 and 644). Cf. Introd. to the Hakluyt Society's 1965 ed., p. xxiii-xxiv.
Local noteJoyner-JOYNER SPECIAL COLLECTIONS COPY HAS A SMALL HOLE IN p. 8, lines 31-32 WHICH AFFECTS TEXT.
General noteFirst edition, second issue.
General noteSignatures: *⁸, A-T⁶, V⁴, X⁴ (last leaf blank), Aa-Uu⁶, Xx⁴, Yy⁶, Aaa-Lll⁶, Mmm¹², Nnn-Yyy⁶, Aaaa-Eeee⁶, Ffff⁴ (last leaf blank).
General noteErrors in paging: 491-501 are a cancel for the original 491-505; 39, 90, 91, 215, 291, 593, and 779 are numbered 93, 89, 90, 211, 292, 599, and 789.
Genre/formLeather bindings.
Genre/formStained edges.
Genre/formWorked headbands.
Genre/formTight backs.

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