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Jan van Linschoten: Dutch Marco Polo

by Parr, Charles McKew

Condition: Very Good/Very Good

New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, 1964. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Sixteenth-century adventurer whose writings opened the fabled East to the Dutch and English. Illustrated with 28 old engravings, including frontis. Map endpapers. Brown cloth boards. Head of spine slightly bumped. Dj has minor edgewear at head/heel of spine. Price intact. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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