Author:Hakluyt, Richard

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Image for The Discovery of Muscovy. From the Collections of Richard Hakluyt. With The Voyages of Ohthere and Wulfstan from King Alfred's Orosius.

The Discovery of Muscovy. From the Collections of Richard Hakluyt. With The Voyages of Ohthere and Wulfstan from King Alfred's Orosius.

By: Hakluyt, Richard

Price: NZ$36.25

Publisher: London, Cassell & Company: 1889

Seller ID: 20998

Condition: Good+ with No dust jacket as issued


Covers rubbed and faded. ; 192 pages. Small book. Light blue cloth baords with dark blue lettering and illustration, gilt lettering on front board. Page dimensions: 142 x 94mm. Series: Cassell's National Library, No. 177. View more info

Image for The Principal Navigations Voyages Traffiques & Discoveries of the English Nation Made by Sea or Over-land to the Remote and Farthest Distant Quarters of the Earth at any time within the compasse of these 1600 Yeeres

The Principal Navigations Voyages Traffiques & Discoveries of the English Nation Made by Sea or Over-land to the Remote and Farthest Distant Quarters of the Earth at any time within the compasse of these 1600 Yeeres

By: Hakluyt, Richard

Price: NZ$4,712.50

Publisher: Glasgow, James MacLehose and Sons: 1903-1905

Seller ID: 18304

Condition: Very Good with No dust jacket as issued


Some flecking to cloth boards. Internally near fine, minimal foxing. Vellum in very good condition with slight discoloration, a few small spots to spine of Volume III. ; 12 volumes, complete. This set is number 68 of the limited edition of 100 copies on handmade paper, with the illustrations printed on Japanese paper. Illustrated with plates and maps, including folding. Quarter vellum and blue cloth boards. Gilt decoration to spines and front boards. Top page edges gilt. Page dimensions: 225 x 140mm (8 3/4" x 5 2/3"). An excellent edition of Hakluyt's famous early collection of travel... View more info