Lives and Voyages of Drake, Cavendish, and Dampier;

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. Harper's Stereotype Edition, NY 1832, 1st US edition. 12mo, 332pp & 8 pp ills, frontis portrait and two steel engravings. Orig. half green calf and marbled boards, gilt title, somewhat rubbed at extremes, some early & late foxing o/w a very nice copy. Sabin 20833 (not identifying the author); Hill p. 183. Drake explored the California coast; Dampier was the 1st Englishman to visit the West coast of Australia. Item #8238

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