[FROBISHER]; Richard Collinson, editor.

The Three Voyages of Martin Frobisher, in search of a Passage to Cathaia and India by the North-West, A.D. 1576-8.

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The Three Voyages of Martin Frobisher, in search of a Passage to Cathaia and India by the North-West, A.D. 1576-8.
Reprinted from the First Edition of Hakluyt’s Voyages, with Selections from Manuscript Documents in the British Museum and State Paper Office. By Rear-Admiral Richard Collinson, C.B.
London, Printed for the Hakluyt Society, 1867.

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The Three Voyages of Martin Frobisher, in search of a Passage to Cathaia and India by the North-West, A.D. 1576-8.

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Hakluyt Society First Series, no. 38.

Scholarly edition of Frobisher’s three voyages. Martin Frobisher was a pioneer explorer of the North-west Passage, and a hero of the repulsion of the Spanish Armada in 1588.

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First edition. 8vo, 16, xxxvi, 374, [ii] pp., frontispiece, 2 maps, publisher’s blindstamped blue cloth gilt, rebacked in blue calf gilt, endpapers renewed, corners worn, blindstamp to title and frontispiece, a very good copy.

Provenance: Royal United Services Institution (small blindstamps).

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