By: Powys, Llewelyn.

Price: $20.00 USD

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good+

213 pp, 8vo (8 7/8" H) - dark blue cloth with gold lettering on spine and front board, blindstamped sailing ship with wave motif on front board. Map endpapers, b&w plates - collated. Contents: St. Ethelburga the Virgin ; Sebastian Cabot; The North-East Passage; William Barents; The First Sailing; Spitsbergen; An Industry Inaugurated; The Second Sailing; Novaya Zemlya; The Dutch Scene; Tentative Overtures; The Dutch Contract; The Third Sailing; The New World; New York Harbour; The Hudson River; The Departure; In England Again; The Fourth Sailing; Hudson Strait; Hudson Bay; The Wintering; The Mutiny; Captain Greene; Digges Island; The Return of the Mutineers; The Acquittal; Appendix: Transcription of the Original Document of the Verdict Passed Upon the Mutineers; Bibliography; Index. Book lightly cracked at pages 64/65, pages very lightly browned, browning to edges of text block, bump at bottom of front board, light edge wear, wrinkling at top/bottom of spine - one tiny tear, darkening to spine color some delamination of cloth on rear hinge.


Author Name: Powys, Llewelyn.

Categories: American History & Travel, History and Travel, Sailing & The Sea, Canada - General,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London / Boston, John Lane - The Bodley Head: 1927

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good+

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 23708

Keywords: St. Ethelburga, Sebastian Cabot, North-East Passage, William Barents, Sailing ships, Voyages, Discovery, Exploration, Spitsbergen, Novaya Zemlya, Dutch, New World, New York, Hudson River, Strait, Mutiny, Captain Greene, Digges Island, Mutineers, Henry Hudson, Early 17th Century, Navigators, Explorers, Age of Sail.,