The Principal Navigations Voyages Traffiques & Discoveries of the English Nation: Made by Sea Or Over-land to the Remote and Farthest Distant Quarters of the Earth at Any Time Within the Compasse of These 1600 Yeeres, Issue 10
James MacLehose and Sons, 1904
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... because the situation of this your realme is thereunto neerest and aptest of all other : and also , for that already you have taken it in hand .
... made before the yeere 1526. to the West Indies , & of his abode there in maner of a secret factor for some English marchants , which under hand ...
... a marveilous misfortune happened to one of the officers in the shippe , who by the pullie of the sheat was slaine out of hand , being a sorowfull ...
And in the meane time , while hee was thus talking with them , whereby hee made them to holde their hands , hee willed the marriners to rowe away , so that ...
... other Negros : for whereas the other use a long dart to fight with in their hands , they cary five or sixe small ones a peece , which they cast with .
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Incredibly dry..... I'm surprised that this is not only on the list of the 100 greatest adventure books of all time but also that it is ranked higher than Arlene Blum's "Anapurna" and William Bligh's ... Read full review