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The Jamestown Voyages Under the First Charter

1606-1609

Edited by Philip L. Barbour

1969 - Cambridge - Cambridge University Press

8.5" by 6", xxviii, 247; viii, 524pp

 

 
 
 
 
 
 

 

DETAILS

A history of the first permanent English settlement in what was to become the United States.

First edition.

Complete in two volumes.

With two fold-out maps.

Published for the Hakluyt Society; an organisation with the aim of advancing knowledge of voyages of exploration by the publication of primary records.

CONDITION

In cloth covered bindings with original unclipped dustwrappers. Externally, very smart. Slight chipping and closed tears to dustwrappers, and small institutional ink marks to spines. Internally, firmly bound, bright and clean. Institutional labels and ink stamps to both front free endpapers, and further ink stamps to title pages.

Overall: VERY GOOD INDEED with VERY GOOD dustwrappers


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