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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 (SKU: 000103)

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

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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 Joyce, L.E.Elliott (Ed)

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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.

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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 of Publication
Oxford
Date published
1934
Keywords
Noisbn, Piracy, America, Privateering, Hakluyt
Size
8vo

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