stiff paper wrappers for 1st volume; cloth for other two
1969 · Seattle and New York
by Cox, Edward Godfrey
Seattle and New York: University of Washington and Greenwood Press, 1969. stiff paper wrappers for 1st volume; cloth for other two. Travel. tall 8vo. stiff paper wrappers for 1st volume; cloth for other two. x,404; vii,591; xvi,732 pages. 3 volumes. Original first edition (1935) of first volume and reprints of the second and third volumes. (Besterman 312, 2727, 6466; Sheehy CL13). The three volumes cover The Old World, The New World and England. This bibliography is filled with the literature of travel including voyages, geographical descriptions, adventures, shipwrecks, and expeditions. Over 10,000 entries, with an author index. Books on foreign travel and voyages presented in chronological order from earliest date available to 1800. Important reference work for travel literature from the sixteenth century to the 1930's. Wrappers on first volume chipped.
(Inventory #: 103098)