New York: Knopf, 1969. Illus. 8vo, original white cloth, d.w., ex-lib with usual markings. New York: Knopf, 1969. On the fishermen of the Grand Banks and the Bahamas and oystermen of Chesapeake Bay.
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Savannah: Beehive, 1974. Introduction by George Frick and notes by Joseph Ewan. 55 pages of black & white plates. xvi + 107pp., folio, green cloth backed boards, full color map endpapers; minor bumping to spine. Savannah: The Behive Press, 1974. A very good copy. Facsimile of the 1771, third edition. One of only 30 numbered copies set aside for the Walpole Society.
Waterloo: San Salvador Press, 2004. Illus. 8vo, pr. wrs. (Waterloo): San Salvador Press, (2004). Very good.
New York: Macmillan, 1969. 8vo, black cloth, d.w., previous owner's inscription on front flyleaf. (New York): Macmillan, (1969). Very good.
London: Knapton, James, 1697. Map. Uncolored engraving. Image measures 6" x 11.25". Page measures 7.25" x 11.75". Map of southern North America, Mexico, Central America, the West Indies, and northern South America. Includes an inset map of the Isles of Cape Verd and an enormous "Gallapagos" Islands along the equator. From 'A New Voyage around the World', Volume I of 'Voyages and Descriptions in Three Parts, viz.' by Captain William Dampier. Dotted line on map indicates Dampier's route. In very...
Antwerp: Abraham Ortelius, 1587. Map. Uncolored engraving. Image measures 14" x 19.5". These two maps on one sheet detail areas of western Mexico, above, and the Greater Antilles, below. Ortelius created them from information compiled by other mapmakers, such as Mercator, Guttierez, and Alsons de Sata Cruz. These sources allowed him to include a wealth of detailed information that is mostly if not entirely accurate. Above, the map of western Mexico shows the area around Culiacan and the Spanish settlement...
Bahamas. Authentic official signed portrait photograph of the nation of Bahamas first Prime Minister, "Lynden Pindling", 8" x 10", black and white, depicting President Pindling seated next to a mounted plaque of the Bahamian Coat of Arms. Excellent condition. "The Father of the Nation" of the Bahamas, having led it to majority role on January 10, 1967 and to independence on July 10, 1973. His reputation became somewhat tarnished in later years when it was revealed that he accepted millions...
Pierre-Francois Tardieu. Map. Engraving with modern hand coloring. Image measures 12.5 x 16.75 inches. Sheet measures 17 x 22 inches. In very good condition. Beautiful early map of Florida and Georgia, western Louisiana, southern parts of the Carolinas and the Bahamas. The interior of Florida was not yet mapped with distortions to Baie du St. Espirit. Pierre Francois Tardieu (1711-1771) came from a family of engravers and map makers based in Paris. This map was engraved by Jean Emmanuel Jerome Vallet. Hard to find.