Lives and Voyages of Drake, Cavendish, and Dampier; Including an Introductory View of the Earlier Discoveries in the South Sea, and the History of the Bucaniers.

New York: Harper's Stereotype Edition, 1832. 1st US edition. Hardcover. Drake explored the California coast; Dampier was the 1st Englishman to visit the West coast of Australia.

12mo, 332pp & 8 pp ills, frontispiece portrait and two steel engravings. Original half green calf and marbled boards, gilt title, somewhat rubbed at extremes & spine, some early & late foxing o/w a nice copy. Sabin 20833 (not identifying the author); Hill p. 183. Good +. Item #8238

Price: $45.00

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