Further Selections from The Tragic History of the Sea 1559-1565. Narratives of the shipwrecks of the Portuguese East Indiamen Aguia and Garça (1559) São Paulo (1561) and the misadventures of the Brazil-ship Santo António (1565).


Demy 8vo., pp x, 170 and with a portrait frontispiece of Francisco Barreto, 4 other plates, woodcuts and title-page facsimiles in text & 2 sketch maps, some fold-out. The society's standard pale blue cloth blind ruled. Blocked & lettered in gilt. Printed dustjacket (browned on backstrip area), preserved in archival sleeve. A very good copy.

Title: Further Selections from The Tragic History of the Sea 1559-1565. Narratives of the shipwrecks of the Portuguese East Indiamen Aguia and Garça (1559) São Paulo (1561) and the misadventures of the Brazil-ship Santo António (1565).

Author Name: BOXER, C. R. Translated and edited from the original Portuguese by.

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Cambridge, at the University Press for the Hakluyt Society:, 1968., 0

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

kg: 1.00 kg

Seller ID: 3759

Keywords: Portugal 16th century, 16c, sixteenth century, early modern Navy, Naval history, maritime