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A History of the Voyages and Travels of Capt. Nathaniel Uring,

URING Capt. Nathaniel (1749.)

£1200.00 

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With A New Draught of the Bay of Honduras. Very useful for Masters of Ships that use the Leeward island Trade, or Jamaica.Third edition. Large folding chart, this rather browned, and somewhat fragile. 8vo. Contemporary calf, rebacked. ix, [i]ads., [v], [i]errata, 48, 45-60, 65-384pp. London, John Clarke,

Without the plate which is sometimes found with this edition, but which is not called for by either Sabin or Mitchell.

Uring's adventures were by no means confined to the Spanish Main, and the History includes chapters on Virginia, the Baltic, West Africa, the Azores etc. etc. etc. as well as descriptions of his many voyages to and from North America. Sabin, 98126.

Stock Code: 191828