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A New Description of the Isthmus of America By Lionel Wafer - Surgeon on Buccaneering Expeditions in Darien, the West Indies and the Pacific from 1680 to 1688 by  L.E.Elliott (Ed) Joyce - First Edition - 1934 - from Temple Rare Books and Biblio.co.uk

A New Description of the Isthmus of America By Lionel Wafer - Surgeon on Buccaneering Expeditions in Darien, the West Indies and the Pacific from 1680 to 1688

by Joyce, L.E.Elliott (Ed)

Condition: Good+/Good


Oxford: The Hakluyt Society, 1934. lxxi, [1], 221pp, [1]. Original blue cloth, title in gilt to spine, blind stamped frame and corner pieces with central ship motif in gilt to cover, in DJ. DJ spine browned, chipped to spine ends and corners with small amount of loss. Internally browned to page edges, but otherwise quite bright and clean. With four maps and four illustrations. Bridges and Hair, Hakluyt Society, 2/73. First Edition. Hardback. Good+/Good. 8vo.
  • Bookseller: Temple Rare Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 000103
  • Title: A New Description of the Isthmus of America By Lionel Wafer - Surgeon on Buccaneering Expeditions in Darien, the West Indies and the Pacific from 1680 to 1688
  • Author: Joyce, L.E.Elliott (Ed)
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good+
  • Jacket condition: Good
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: The Hakluyt Society
  • Place: Oxford
  • Date published: 1934
  • Keywords: Noisbn, Piracy, America, Privateering, Hakluyt
  • Size: 8vo

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