Browsing by Author "Drake, Francis, Sir, d. 1637."
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TextEEBO-TCP (Phase 1)Sir Francis Drake reuiued calling vpon this dull or effeminate age, to folowe his noble steps for golde & siluer, by this memorable relation, of the rare occurrances (neuer yet declared to the world) in a third voyage, made by him into the West-Indies, in the yeares 72. & 73. when Nombre de Dios was by him and 52. others only in his company, surprised. Faithfully taken out of the reporte of M· Christofer Ceely, Ellis Hixon, and others, who were in the same voyage with him. By Philip Nichols, preacher. Reviewed also by Sr. Francis Drake himselfe before his death, & much holpen and enlarged, by diuers notes, with his owne hand here and there inserted. Set forth by Sr Francis Drake Baronet (his nephew) now liuing.Date of publication:
1626Description:With a title-page engraving. Printer's name from STC. With a final errata leaf. Variant: with an added dedication to Elizabeth of Bohemia. Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery.This item contains 4 files (2.57 MB).Publicly Available
TextEEBO-TCP (Phase 1)The vvorld encompassed by Sir Francis Drake being his next voyage to that to Nombre de Dios formerly imprinted; carefully collected out of the notes of Master Francis Fletcher preacher in this imployment, and diuers others his followers in the same: offered now at last to publique view, both for the honour of the actor, but especially for the stirring vp of herock spirits, to benefit their countrie, and eternize their names by like noble attempts.Date of publication:
1628Author(s):Description:Compiler's dedication signed: Francis Drake. Printer's name from STC. The portrait comes in two versions: (1) signed by Robert Vaughan, with English verses beginning "The worlde suruaied .."; (2) an anonymous copy in ...This item contains 4 files (3.62 MB).Publicly Available