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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Here we staied one day & victualled our selves with a kinde of foule which is
plentifull in that isle , and whose flesh is not farre unlike a fat goose here in
England : they have no wings , but short pineons which serve their turne in
... as it may bee reasonably worth in England , and then solde to the profite of the
whole voyage , and to goe as in adventure for those to whom it doeth appertaine .
17 Item you your selfe shall in the Gallion keepe one booke , and the Factors ...
And so having provided two ships and three pinnesses in England , he
proceeded on his voyage , and comming to the Islandes of Cape Verde tooke a
Portugal shippe laden with wine , the Pilot whereof beeing a Portugal called
Nuno da ...
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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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