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The true travels, adventures, and observations of Captaine Iohn Smith, in Europe, Asia, Affrica, and America, from anno Domini 1593 to 1629. : His accidents and sea-fights in the straights, his service and stratagems of warre in Hungaria, Transylvania, Wallachia, and Moldavia, against the Turks and Tartars; his three single combats betwixt the Christian armie and the Turkes. After how he was taken prisoner by the Turks, sold for a slave, sent into Tartaria, his description of the Tartars, their strange manners and customes of religions, diets, buildings, warres, feasts, ceremonies, and living; how hee slew the Barshaw of Nalbrits in Cambria, and escaped from the Turkes and Tartars. Together with a continuation of his general history of Virginia, Summer-Iles, New England, and their proceedings, since 1624. to this present 1629; as also of the new plantations of the great river of the Amazons, the Iles of St. Christopher, Mevis, and Barbados in the Wset Indies. Preview this item
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The true travels, adventures, and observations of Captaine Iohn Smith, in Europe, Asia, Affrica, and America, from anno Domini 1593 to 1629. : His accidents and sea-fights in the straights, his service and stratagems of warre in Hungaria, Transylvania, Wallachia, and Moldavia, against the Turks and Tartars; his three single combats betwixt the Christian armie and the Turkes. After how he was taken prisoner by the Turks, sold for a slave, sent into Tartaria, his description of the Tartars, their strange manners and customes of religions, diets, buildings, warres, feasts, ceremonies, and living; how hee slew the Barshaw of Nalbrits in Cambria, and escaped from the Turkes and Tartars. Together with a continuation of his general history of Virginia, Summer-Iles, New England, and their proceedings, since 1624. to this present 1629; as also of the new plantations of the great river of the Amazons, the Iles of St. Christopher, Mevis, and Barbados in the Wset Indies.

Author: John SmithJohn HavilandThomas SlaterMichael SparkeThomas CecilAll authors
Publisher: London, : Printed by J.H. [i.e., John Haviland] for Thomas Slater, and are to bee sold [by Michael Sparke] at the Blew Bible in Greene Arbour, 1630.
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Named Person: John Smith; John Smith
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Smith; John Haviland; Thomas Slater; Michael Sparke; Thomas Cecil; James Reeve; English Printing Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 6283179
Notes: Printer's and bookseller's names from STC.
First edition, plate in second state.
With a coat of arms on title page verso signed "T Cecill scul". Variant: with this illustration printed on a separate leaf.
Folding plates, in nine compartments, with inscription, at the top, in the center: Part of the travels of Capt Iohn Smith, amongst Tvrkes, Tartars, and others, extracted out of the History of Iohn Payne.
The plate has imprint: The plate has imprint: London printed by Iames Reeue.
Signatures: A⁶ B-G⁴ H⁶.
Error in paging: p. 15 misprinted as 13 and 34 as 36.
Entered at Stationers' Hall 29 August 1629.
Head-pieces, initials and printed marginalia.
Library copy: With armorial bookplate of Sir Henry Hope Edwards (1829-1900), 10th Baronet of Shrewsbury, Shropshire.
LC copy imperfect: folded plate wanting.
Description: [12], 60 p., [1] folded leaf of plates : ill., coat of arms ; 28 cm (fol.)
Other Titles: True travels, adventvres, and observations of Captaine John Smith, in Europe, Asia, Affrica, and America, from anno Domini 1593. to 1629
Responsibility: All written by actual authors, whose names you shall finde along the history.

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