The History of the Caribby-Islands, viz. Barbados, St. Christopher, St. Vincents, Martinico, Dominico, Barbouthos, Monserrat, Mevis (sic). Antego, &c. in All XXVIII.

ROCHEFORT, Charles de.

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Price: $8,500.00

Place Published: London
Publisher: Dring & Starkey
Date Published: 1666

Description: In Two Books. The First Containing the Natural; The Second, the Moral History of those Islands... With a 10 page Caribbian-Vocabulary. Rendred into English by John Davies of Kidwelly. 9 copper engraved plates. (6), 351, (14) pages. Slim 4to, full mottled calf, blind stamped decorations and red and green leather spine labels, marbled edges. First issue of the first English edition. London: Thomas Dring and John Starkey, 1666. A near fine copy with slight off setting.

Comments: A work about the Caribbean Islands with information on Florida, Georgia and the Eskimos, originally published in French in 1658. Sabin; Wing R 1739-40.

Edition: First
Binding: hardcover
Condition: near fine
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 230072

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By This Author: ROCHEFORT, Charles de.
By This Publisher: Dring & Starkey
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