The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques & Discoveries of the English Nation: Made by Sea Or Overland to the Remote & Farthest Distant Quarters of the Earth at Any Time Within the Compasse of These 1600 Years, Volume 8
J.M. Dent, 1907
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The 20 . of March we departed from Port Desire , master Candish being in The
Desire with us . The eighth of April 1592 , wee fell with the Streights of Magellan ,
induring many furious stormes betweene Port Desire and the Streight . The 14 ...
Every one sayde , that they thought that the Generall was gone for Port Desire .
Then the Master being the Generals man , and carefull of his masters service , as
also of good judgement in Sea - matters , tolde the company howe dangerous it ...
212 - 214 ; Emperor of Russia desires to see him , ii . 360 ; letter to ... 247 ; viii .
96 ; called Port Desire by Thomas Cavendish , viii . 211 ; the “ Desire " at , 283 ;
Thomas Cavendish at , in 1592 . 290 ; distress of the “ Desire " off , 296 , 297 ,
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THE PRINCIPALL NAVIGATIONS OF THE ENGLISH NATION
The first voyage of M William Hawkins of Plimmouth father
A letter of the adventurers for Brasil sent to John Whithal
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