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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Divers voyages touching the discovery of America and the islands adjacent.
London : Printed for the Hakluyt Society, 1850
|Named Person:||Sebastian Cabot; Niccolò Zeno; Antonio Zeno; Jean Cabot; Sébastien Cabot; Niccolò Zeno; Antonio Zeno; Sebastian Cabot; Antonio Zeno; Niccolò Zeno|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Richard Hakluyt; John Winter Jones; Robert Fahyan; Robert Thorne; Giovanni da Verrazzano; Jean Ribaut; Thomas Hacket; Great Britain.
|Notes:||Reprint of original edition, including t.p.|
|Description:||cxi, 171, 6 pages,  pages of plates : illustrations, folded maps ; 23 cm.|
|Contents:||The names of certaine late writers of geographie, with the yeere wherein they wrote --
The names of certaine late trauaylers / both by sea and by land --
A verie late and great probabilitie of a passage to the north-west part of America --
To the right worshipfull ... gentleman Master Philip Sydney --
Letters patentes of king Henrie the seuenth, graunted vnto John Gabote and his three sonness ... Latin and English --
A note of Sebastian Gabotes voyage of discouerie, taken out of an old chronicle / written by Robert Fabian --
A declaration of the Indies and landes discouered and subdued vnto the emperour and the king of Portugale; and also of other partes of the Indies ... to be discouered, which ... Master Robert Thorne ... exhorted King Henrie the Eight to taken in hande --
The booke made / by ... Master Robert Thorne, in the yeere 1527 --
The relation of John Verarzanus ... of the lande by him discouered ... written in Diepe ... 1524. tr. from Ramusio's "Navigationi," v. 3 --
The discouerie of the iles of Frisland, Iseland, Engroueland, Estotiland, Drogeo, and Icaria / made by M. Nicolas Zeno, knight, and M. Antonio his brother --
The true and last discouerie of Florida / made by Captain John Ribault in the yeere 1562 ... translated into Englishe / by one Thomas Hackit --
Notes in writing ... / that were giuen by a gentleman, anno 1580, to M. Arthure Pette and to M. Charles Jackman / sent by ... the Mascouie companie for the discouerie of the northeast strayte --
Notes framed / by a gentleman heretofore to bee giuen to one that prepared for a discouerie, and went not --
The names of certaine commodities growing in part of America ... fro Florida northward, gathered out of ... Verarzanu, Thorne etc. --
Appendix: The will of Richard Hakluyt. Bibl. Bodl. m. Arch. Seid. B. 8. (Chiefe places where sondry sorte of species do growe in the East Indies, gathered out of sundry ... authours / by R. Hakluyt; Notes of certayne commodities in good request in the East Indies, the Malucoes, and China ... / by Richard Hakluyt).
|Series Title:||Works issued by the Hakluyt Society, no. 7.|
|Responsibility:||collected and published by Richard Hakluyt ... in the year 1582 ; edited, with notes and an introduction, by John Winter Jones.|
- Voyages and travels.
- America -- Discovery and exploration.
- Northwest Passage.
- Cabot, Sebastian, -- approximately 1474-1557.
- Zeno, Niccolò, -- -approximately 1395.
- Zeno, Antonio, -- -approximately 1405.
- Natural history -- North America.
- Cabot, Jean, -- m. 1498?
- Cabot, Sébastien, -- 1476?-1557.
- Zeno, Niccolò, -- approximately 1326-1402.
- Zeno, Antonio, -- m. approximately 1405.
- Sciences naturelles -- Amérique du Nord.
- Amérique -- Découverte et exploration.
- Nord-Ouest, Passage du.
- Discoveries in geography.
- Natural history.
- Arctic Ocean -- Northwest Passage.
- North America.