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" Albion, and that for two causes : the one in respect of the white banks and cliffs, which lie towards the sea: and the other, because it might have some affinity with our country in name, which sometime was so called. "
The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques & Discoveries of the English ... - Page 112
by Richard Hakluyt - 1904
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The Washington Historical Quarterly, Volume 14

1923
...the name of Sir Francis Drake. The record says : "Our Generall called this countrey Nova Albion, and that for two causes : the one in respect of the white bankes and cliffs, which ly towardes the sea, and the other, because it might have some affinitie with our Countrey...
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Early American Writing

Giles B. Gunn - 1994 - 629 pages
...this country Nova Albion, and that for two causes; the one in respect of the white banks and cliffs, which lie towards the sea, and the other, because it might have some affinity with our country in name, which sometime was so called. There is no part of earth here to...
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Things of Darkness: Economies of Race and Gender in Early Modern England

Kim F. Hall - 1995 - 319 pages
...preceding narrative by noting that die general named die land Nova Albion because of its white cliffs and "because it might have some affinitie with our Countrey in name, which sometime was so called" (8:66). Even animals are judged by their gender relationships. In describing the voyage of John Lok,...
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Travel Narratives from the Age of Discovery: An Anthology

Peter C. Mancall - 2006 - 413 pages
...this Country Nova Albion, and that for two causes: the one in respect of the white banks and cliffs, which lie towards the sea: and the other, because it might have some affinity with our Country in name, which sometime was so called. There is no part of earth here to...
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Voyages and Travels Ancient and Modern

Charles W. Eliot - 2006 - 404 pages
...country Nova Albion, and that for two causes; the one in respect of the "Mole. white banks and cliffs, which lie towards the sea, and the other, because it might have some affinity with our country in name, which sometime was so called. There is no part of earth here to...
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