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Early voyages to Terra Australis, now called Australia : a collection of documents, and extracts from early manuscript maps, illustrative of the history of discovery on the coasts of that vast island, from the beginning of the sixteenth century to the time of Captain Cook

Author: Richard Henry Major
Publisher: London : Printed for the Hakluyt Society, 1859.
Series: Works issued by the Hakluyt Society, no. 25.
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Early voyages to Terra Australis, now called Australia.
London : Printed for the Hakluyt Society, 1859
(OCoLC)654792668
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Henry Major
OCLC Number: 1548155
Notes: Extract from a letter addressed to Sir Henry Ellis, K.H., "On the discovery of Australia by the Portuguese in 1601 ... communicated to the Society of Antiquaries, by Richard Henry Major ..." now distributed to the members of the Hakluyt Society for insertion as a supplement to the volume of "Early voyages to Terra Australis" ... [London. 1861].
13 p. fold. map. 22 cm With his Early voyages ... London. 1859.
Cover title: On the discovery of Australia by the Portuguese in 1601. By R.H. Major ... Being a supplement to the volumes of "Early voyages to Terra Australis."
This copy imperfect; cover-title wanting.
Description: xi, cxix, 200 pages, [6] pages of plates : maps (some folded) ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Works issued by the Hakluyt Society, no. 25.
Responsibility: edited with an introduction by R.H. Major.

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