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The voyages and works of John Davis, the navigator /
edited with an introduction and notes, by Albert Hastings Markham.


Main Author: Davis, John, 1550?-1605.
Related Names: Wright, Edward 1558?-1615., Jane, John 1590., Coote, C. H. 1839-1899., Markham, Albert Hasting Sir 1841-1918.
Language(s): English
Published: London : Printed for the Hakluyt Society, 1880.
Subjects: Cavendish, Thomas, > 1560-1592.
Cumberland, George Clifford, > Earl of, > 1558-1605.
Early maps.
Navigation > Bibliography.
Voyages and travels.
East Indies.
Northwest Passage.
Note: Includes "The [3d] voiage of...George, erle of Cumbrland, to the Azores", by Edward Wright: "The last voyage of the worshipfull M. Thomas Candish". 1591-1593, and the first and third voyage of J. Davis, written by John Jane; and reprints of the author's "The worldes hydrographical description". London, 1595, and "The seamans secrets. Devided into 2 partes". London, 1607, the latter with facsimile reproduction of t.-p., and half-title of pt. 2.
Includes index.
"Works on the art of navigation previous to and during the age of Elizabeth": p. [339]-366.
"Note on the ʻNew map̓ by C.H. Coote": v. 1, p. [lxxxv]-xev.
Vol. [ii] containing facsimile map with index of names [16 p.] has title: The map of the world A.D. 1600. called by Shakspere "The new map, with the augumentation of the Indies". To illustrate the voyages of John Davis.
Physical Description: 2 v. in 1 : ill., plates, maps ; 22 cm.
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