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Eight titles from the Argonaut Press

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Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000
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Eight titles from the Argonaut Press Author: Place: London Publisher: The Argonaut Press Date: Various dates Description: 9 volumes. Illustrated with over two dozen maps, some folding, as well as portraits, facsimiles of letters and original title pages, and drawings. 25.6x19 cm (10x7½"), vellum or cloth backed cloth boards, 8 Titles in 9 volumes comprising: Williams, James A. The Observations of Sir Richard Hawkins 1933. Drake, Sir Francis. The World Encompassed and Analogous Contemporary Documents Concerning Sir Francis Drake's Circumnavigation of the World. 1926 Harlow, V.T. Editor. Raleigh's Last Voyage. 1932. Dampier, William. Voyages and Discoveries. 1931. Dampier, William. A New Voyage Round the World. 1927 Jane, Cecil. The Voyages of Christopher Columbus. 1930. Temple, Sir Richard Carnac. The Itinerary of Ludovico di Varthema of Bologna from 1502 to 1508. 1928. Hamilton, Alexander. A New Account of the East Indies Vol. 1 & 2. 1930. Due to the size and/or weight of this lot extra shipping and/or handling charges may apply. Lot Amendments Condition: Varying degrees of wear and rubbing to cloth and vellum, some rubbing on ends of spines, some corners lightly bumped; some tender and reinforced hinges, most interiors clean throughout; volumes very good or better. Item number: 319437

Informations about the auction
Auction house: PBA Galleries
Title: Sale 699: Americana - Travel & Exploration - World History - Cartography
Date of the auction: 7 May 2020
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