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Davis, John 1550?-1605

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Works: 64 works in 192 publications in 4 languages and 2,474 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: G161, 910.942
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The voyages and works of John Davis, the navigator by John Davis ( Book )
45 editions published between 1853 and 2010 in English and German and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The seamans secrets deuided into 2. partes, wherein is taught the three kindes of sayling, horizontall, peradoxall [sic], and sayling vpon a great circle : also an horizontall tyde table for the easie finding of the ebbing and flowing of the tydes, with a regiment newly calculated for the finding of the declination of the sunne, and many other most necessary rules and instruments, not heeretofore set foorth by any by John Davis ( Book )
3 editions published in 1595 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The second part of this treatise of navigation" has special t.p. Signatures: [par.]4 A-C4 E4 F2 G6 H- L4 M2. Reproduction of original in the British Library. (marc) 22270228. (stc) STC (2nd ed.) 6368.4. (vid) 25298. (DLPS) A19937.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A19937.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Navigation -- Early works to 1800
The seamans secrets (1633) by John Davis ( Book )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
British polar explorers by Edward Ratcliffe Garth Russell Evans Mountevans ( Book )
1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Brief accounts of selected expeditions
The vvorldes hydrographical discription Wherein is proued not onely by aucthoritie of writers, but also by late experience of trauellers and reasons of substantiall probabilitie. that the worlde in all his zones clymats and places, is habitable and inhabited, and the seas likewise vniuersally nauigable ... whereby appeares that from England there is a short and speedie passage into the South Seas, to China, Molucca, Phillipina, and India, by northely nauigation ... Published by I. Dauis of Sandrudg by Dartmouth in the countie of Deuon. Gentleman. Anno 1595. May 27 by John Davis ( )
6 editions published in 1595 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Signatures: A-C. Running title reads: The worldes hydrographicall discription. Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery. (marc) 99840934. (stc) STC (2nd ed.) 6372. (vid) 5478. (DLPS) A19942.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A19942.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Northwest Passage -- Early works to 1800
The seamans secrets deuided into 2. partes, wherein is taught the three kindes of sayling, horizontall, peradoxall [sic], and sayling vpon a great circle : also an horizontall tyde table for the easie finding of the ebbing and flowing of the tydes, with a regiment newly calculated for the finding of the declination of the sunne, and many other most necessary rules and instruments, not heeretofore set foorth by any / newly published by Iohn Dauis of Sandrudge by John Davis ( )
in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions
The vvorldes hydrographical discription. Wherein is proued not onely by aucthoritie of writers, but also by late experience of trauellers and reasons of substantiall probabilitie. that the worlde in all his zones clymats and places, is habitable and inhabited, and the seas likewise vniuersally nauigable ... whereby appeares that from England there is a short and speedie passage into the South Seas, to China, Molucca, Phillipina, and India, by northely nauigation ... Published by I. Dauis of Sandrudg by Dartmouth in the countie of Deuon. Gentleman. Anno 1595. May 27 by John Davis ( )
in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions
The seamans secrets : divided into two parts by John Davis ( )
2 editions published between 1643 and 1657 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Voyages in search of the North-west passage : from the collection of Richard Hakluyt by Richard Hakluyt ( )
3 editions published in 1886 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The seamans secrets : deuided into 2. partes, wherein is taught the three kindes of sayling, horizontall, peradoxall [sic], and sayling vpon a great circle by John Davis ( )
1 edition published in 1595 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The seamans secrets : divided into two parts, wherein is taught the three kindes of sayling, horizontall, paradoxall, and sayling vpon a great circle by John Davis ( )
1 edition published in 1633 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The voyages of the English nation to America before the year 1600 from Hayluyt's collection of voyages (1598-1600) by Richard Hakluyt ( )
in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tre rejser til Grønland i aarene 1585-87. Oversaettelse med inledning efter Voyages and works of John Davis, the navigator by John Davis ( Book )
2 editions published in 1930 in Danish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Dauis, Iohn 1550?-1605
David, Jean 1550?-1605
Davis, Iohn 1550?-1605
Davis, J. 1550?-1605
Davis, J. (John), 1550?-1605
Davis, Johan 1550?-1605
Davis, John 1550?-1605
Davys, John 1550?-1605
Davys, John ca1550-1605
Languages
English (148)
Danish (2)
Dutch (2)
German (1)
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