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|Additional Physical Format:||Electronic reproduction:
Drake, Francis, Sir, d. 1637.
World encompassed and analogous contemporary documents concerning Sir Francis Drake's circumnavigation of the world.
London, The Argonaut press, 1926
|Named Person:||Francis Drake|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Francis Drake; N M Penzer; Richard Carnac Temple, Sir; Thordarson Collection
|Notes:||"This edition ... is limited to 975 copies on Japon vellum, numbered l to 975 ... The copy is number ..." -- from back colophon.
With reproduction of original title page; main title page in black and orange.
Edited by N.M. Penzer.
|Description:||lxv, 235 pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plates (1 folded) : illustrations, maps, facsimile ; 27 cm|
|Contents:||An appreciation of Drake's achievement.--"The world encompassed by Sir Francis Drake." (Reprinted from the edition of 1628)--Selected contemporary documents analogous to "The world encompassed by Sir Francis Drake": Francis Fletcher's notes. John Cooke's narrative. Thomas Doughty's oration. Nuño da Silva's relation. Drake in California. Edward Cliffe's story. Sarmiento de Gamboa's report. Don Francisco de Zarate's letter. San Juan de Anton's testimony. Drake's letter of safe-conduct. The charge against Drake of hanging captives.|
|Series Title:||Argonaut press publication, 1|
|Other Titles:||Selected contemporary documents analogous to "The world encompassed by Sir Francis Drake"
Voyage about the world
|Responsibility:||with an appreciation of the achievement by Sir Richard Carnac Temple, BT., C.B., C.I.E., F.B.A., F.S.A.|