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Complete Set of the Facsimile Edition Argonaut Press

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Complete Set of the Facsimile Edition Argonaut Press Complete Set of the Facsimile Edition Argonaut Press Complete Set of the Facsimile Edition Argonaut Press



Complete Set of the Facsimile Edition Argonaut Press


Book Description: Nico Israel, Amsterdam, 1971. Bound in simulated leather. In as new condition.  A magnificent set of facsimile reprints of classics of exploration. Sixteen volumes from the Argonaut Press series. With numerous illustrations and maps. Titles include:


The Three Voyages of Martin Frobisher in Search of a Passage to Cathay and India by the North-West, A. D. 1576-8. from the Original 1578 Text of George Best. Together with Numerous Other Versions, Additions Etc. by George Best


Facsimile reprint of the 1938 London edition. Two volumes in one. 598pp. , with 19 maps and views. Bound in simulated calf. Frobisher, the rediscoverer of Greenland and reviver of sailings to north-eastern America. The New World was discovered by whoever discovered Iceland . Argonaut Press 15.

A True Description of the Mighty Kingdoms of Japan and Siam. Reprinted from the English Edition of 1663; with Introduction, Notes and Appendices by C. R. Boxer by Francois Caron

Facsimile reprint of the 1935 London edition. 228pp. , with a portrait and 19 maps. Bound in simulated calf. This work has a double object in view. In the first place it purports to give a critical review of one of the best sources for the history of 17th-century Japan and Siam, to wit, the descriptions of those countries compiled by François Caron and Justus Schouten in 1636, and translated into English by Captain Roger Manley 27 years later. T


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