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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We returning hence Northward againe , found the 3 . of October three Islands , in
one of which was such plentie of birdes as is scant credible to report . The 8 . day
of October we lost sight of one of our Consorts wherein M . Winter was , who as ...
... eight a clocke , and then behelde it againe being within foure leagues of it ,
bearing as before , but wee coulde not make it , for some thought it to bee the
foreland of Fontenay , some judged it the yle of Ussant : then we sounded againe
in 55 ...
After this traiterous slaughter of our men , we fell backe againe with our ship to
the Northeastward of Port famine to a certaine road , where we refreshed our
selves with muskles , and tooke in water & wood . At this time wee tooke in the ...
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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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