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Davis, John 1550?-1605

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Works: 69 works in 235 publications in 4 languages and 2,871 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: G161, 919.8
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The voyages and works of John Davis, the navigator by John Davis( Book )

47 editions published between 1853 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 295 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 )

13 editions published between 1595 and 1633 in English and Undetermined and held by 82 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 by John Davis( )

11 editions published between 1595 and 1657 in English and held by 73 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seamans secrets (1633) by John Davis( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in Undetermined and English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

British polar explorers : with 8 plates in colour and 19 illustrations in black & white by Edward Ratcliffe Garth Russell Evans Mountevans( Book )

1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 57 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 37 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 : divided into two parts by John Davis( )

2 editions published between 1643 and 1657 in English and held by 30 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

Clarendon and Whitlock farther compar'd. Or, A discovery of some gross mistakes committed by Mr. Oldmixon, in his remarks on the history of the rebellion by John Davis( Book )

1 edition published in 1739 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The art of decyphering discovered by John Davis( )

1 edition published in 1727 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De voyagien van Johan Davis, gedaan na Oost-Indien, in de jaren 1598 en 1604 : waar in veel bysonderheden en seldsame ontmoetingen voorkomen by John Davis( Book )

5 editions published in 1706 in Dutch and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tre rejser til Grnland 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 6 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 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The voyages and works of John Davis, the navigator
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, Johan ca.1550-1605

Davis, John 1550?-1605

Davis, John ca.1550-1605

Davys, John 1550?-1605

Davys, John, ca1550-1605

John Davis angielski żeglarz i odkrywca

John Davis Engels ontdekkingsreiziger

John Davis englischer Seefahrer und Entdecker

John Davis esploratore inglese

John Davis (esploratzailea)

John Davis navigateur britannique

John Davis oppdager

Дейвис, Джон

Джон Девіс

Джон Дейвис

Дэвис Жон

Џон Дејвис

ג'ון דייוויס

جان دیویس کاشف بریتانیایی

جون دافيز

ჯონ დეივისი

존 데이비스

ジョン・デイヴィス

约翰戴维斯

Languages
English (176)

Dutch (8)

Danish (5)

German (1)

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