Hakluytus Posthumus or Purchas His Pilgrimes - Containing a History of the World in Sea Voyages and Lande Travells By Englishmen and Others

Hakluytus Posthumus or Purchas His Pilgrimes - Containing a History of the World in Sea Voyages and Lande Travells By Englishmen and Others

1905 UK

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Author - Purchas, Samuel
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Published - James MacLehose and Sons


Twenty volumes complete, 1905-1907 - Volume One - l, 504pp, [4]; Volume Two - xv, [1], 548pp, [4]; Volume Three - xvii, [1], 569pp, [1]; Volume Four - xix, [1], 571pp, [1]; Volume Five - xvii, [1], 528pp, [2]; Volume Six - xix, [1], 543pp, [1]; Volume Seven - xix, [1], 571pp, [1]; Volume Eight - xvii, [1], 593pp, [1]; Volume Nine - xix, [1], 569p, [1]; Volume Ten - xv, [1], 525pp, [1]; Volume Eleven - xvi, [2], 648pp, [2]; Volume Twelve - xvi, [6], 632pp, [2]; Volume Thirteen - xix, [3], 558pp, [1]; Volume Fourteen - xix, [3], 591pp, [1]; Volume Fifteen - xv, [3], 567pp, [1]; Volume Sixteen - xix, [3], 579pp, [1]; Volume Seventeen - xv, [3], 549pp, [1]; Volume Eighteen - xvii, [3], 539pp, [1]; Volume Nineteen - xxi, [3], 549pp, [1] and Volume Twenty - xi, [3], 414pp, [2], 24pp. Original blue cloth, title in gilt to spine, blind stamped frame and corner pieces with central ship motif in gilt to cover, ex-library with a library sticker to front pastedowns. Spines slightly faded, slightly rubbed to extremities. Internally quite bright and clean, with no other stamps or stickers. Bridges and Hair, Hakluyt Society, Extra Series 14-33, (as found here), 'a limited number of sets were taken over by the Society and bound in HS binding'. Uncommon thus
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