Catalog Record: Admiranda narratio fida tamen, de commodis et incolarvm ritibvs Virginiæ : nvper admodvm ab Anglis, qvi à Dn. Richardo Greinvile equestris ordinis viro eò in coloniam anno M.D. LXXXV. dedvcti svnt inventæ, svmtus faciente Dn. VValtero Raleigh equestris ordinis viro fodinarṽ stanni præfecto ex avctoritate serenissimæ reginæ Angliæ | HathiTrust Digital Library

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Admiranda narratio fida tamen, de commodis et incolarvm ritibvs Virginiæ :
nvper admodvm ab Anglis, qvi à Dn. Richardo Greinvile equestris ordinis viro eò in coloniam anno M.D. LXXXV. dedvcti svnt inventæ, svmtus faciente Dn. VValtero Raleigh equestris ordinis viro fodinarṽ stanni præfecto ex avctoritate serenissimæ reginæ Angliæ /
anglico scripta sermone à Thoma Hariot ... ; nvnc avtem primvm latio donata à C.C.A. ...

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Main Author: Harriot, Thomas, 1560-1621.
Related Names: Clusius, Carolus 1526-1609., White, John fl. 1585-1593., Bry, Theodor de 1528-1598.
Language(s): Latin
Published: Francoforti ad Moenum : Typis Ioannis Wecheli, svmtibvs vero Theodori de Bry, ; MDXC [1590]
Subjects: Indians of North America > Indians of North America / Virginia.
Virginia > Virginia / Description and travel.
Virginia > Virginia / History > Virginia / History / Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 > Virginia / History / Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 / Sources.
Roanoke Colony.
Note: Woodcut ornaments and initials.
Separate title page, sig. d4r: Vivae imagines et ritvs incolarvm eivs provinciae in America, qvae Virginia appellata est ab Anglis ... omnia diligenter observata, et ad viuum expressa a Joanne With ... deinde in æs incisa, & primùm in lucem euulgata a Theodoro de Bry. Most of the plates which follow have been engraved by Bry and G. Veen, each numbered in arabic on the plates and in roman with the printed captions, nine of which face plates on a separate leaf.
Includes index.
Translation by Carolus Clusius of: A brief and true report of the new found land of Virginia.
Signatures : a⁴, b⁶, c⁴, d⁸, A⁶, B-C⁸, D⁶, E⁸, F⁶ (D6 blank).
First edition, first issue.
The collection begun by T. de Bry with this title is known as: America, or as: Great voyages.
Engraved, historiated t.p.
Physical Description: 34, [21] p., [1], 23, 5 leaves of plates (3 folded) : ill. (engravings), map ; 34 cm. (fol.)
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