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Sir Walter Ralegh and his colony in America : Including the charter of Queen Elizabeth in his favor, March 25, 1584, with letters, discourses, and narratives of the voyages made to America at his charges, and descriptions of the country, commodities, and inhabitants

Author: Increase N TarboxWalter Raleigh, SirArthur BarlowRichard Grenville, SirRalph LaneAll authors
Publisher: [Whitefish, MT] : Kessinger Publishing, [2007?]
Series: Kessinger Publishing's rare reprints.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Named Person: Walter Raleigh, Sir
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Increase N Tarbox; Walter Raleigh, Sir; Arthur Barlow; Richard Grenville, Sir; Ralph Lane; Thomas Harriot; John White
ISBN: 9780548148686 0548148686
OCLC Number: 316790546
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: Boston : Prince Society, 1884.
"Two hundred and fifty copies."
The charter and various narratives are taken from v. 3 of Hakluyt's Collection of early voyages.
"The first voyage to America under the charge and direction of Sir Walter Ralegh, knight, 1584" (p. [107]-127) is supposed to be by Capt. Arthur Barlow. The first part of "The second voyage ... 1585" (p. [129]-142) is probably by Sir Richard Grenville; the remainder (p. 143-181) is by Ralph Lane. "The third voyage ... 1586" (p. [183]-186) is anonymous. "A briefe and true report of the new found land of Virginia ... by Thomas Heriot," p. [187]-244. "The fourth voyage ... 1587" (p. [245]-270) is given anonymously by Hakluyt. A letter from White to Hakluyt, accompanying his account of the fifth voyage, is here appended to the fourth voyage (p. 270-273) "The fifth voyage ... 1590" (p. [275]-299) is by "Governor" John White.
Description: 4 preliminary leaves, 329 pages : frontispiece, portraits ; 24 cm.
Contents: Memoir of Sir Walter Ralegh --
Charter to Sir Walter Ralegh, 1584 --
The first voyage to America / [attributed to Arthur Barlow] --
The second voyage to America / [first section attributed to Sir Richard Grenville ; remainder by Ralph Lane] --
The third voyage to America / [anonymous] --
Historical narrative / by Thomas Hariot --
The fourth voyage to America / [anonymous] --
The fifth voyage to America / [by John White].
Series Title: Kessinger Publishing's rare reprints.
Responsibility: With historical illustrations, and a memoir by the Rev. Increase N. Tarbox, D.D.

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