THE DISCOVERY OF THE LARGE, RICH, AND BEAUTIFUL EMPIRE OF GUIANA with a Relation of the Great and Golden City of Manoa (Which the Spaniards Call El Dorado), etc. Reprinted from the edition of 1596, with some Unpublished documents Relative to that Country. Edited, with copious explanatory notes and a biographical memoir by Sir Robert H. Schomburgk.

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THE DISCOVERY OF THE LARGE, RICH, AND BEAUTIFUL EMPIRE OF GUIANA with a Relation of the Great and Golden City of Manoa (Which the Spaniards Call El Dorado), etc. Reprinted from the edition of 1596, with some Unpublished documents Relative to that Country. Edited, with copious explanatory notes and a biographical memoir by Sir Robert H. Schomburgk.
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Place Published: London
Publisher: Hakluyt Society
Date Published:
Edition: First edition thus
Condition: Corners lightly bumped, small ink notation to half title and title pages. Overall very good
Book Id: 16621

Description

Later (but not recent) half slate-blue calf and boards with spine gilt in compartments; lxxv, xv, 240 pp. Illustrated with folding frontispiece map showing Ralegh's route, facsimile title page from the first edition

Comments

Hakluyt Society publications Series 1, No. 3. Cox Vol. II, p. 254; Sabin 67555. Scarce. A handsome copy.



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