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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... with an oare somewhat longer then a man , the ende whereof is made about the breadth and length of a mans hand , of the largest sort .
... and purposed to make shew of his departure , because nowe the common sort having imployed their money , the rich men were come to towne , who made no ...
The increase of cattell in this yland is marveilous , which from a doozen of each sort brought thither by the governour , in 25. yeres he had a hundreth ...
... they were all deceived by the clouds that lay upon the land two dayes together , in such sort that we thought it to be the head land of the said yland .
In these Islands they being a shore , found a dead man , dried in a maner whole , with other heads and bodies of men : so that these sorts of men are eaters ...
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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