Catalog Archive
Auction 99, Lot 664

"[Lot of 3 Books]", Various

Subject: History - Exploration

Period: 1972-89 (published)



7 x 9.5 inches
17.8 x 24.1 cm

Three books on naval expeditions of exploration, buccaneers and privateers. The narratives are as fast flowing as the seas these men sailed. "The Last Voyage of Drake and Hawkins" by Kenneth R. Andrews, Hakluyt Society, 1972, first edition, 283 pp, illustrated, hardbound with dustjacket. "The Great South Sea: English Voyages and Encounters 1570 - 1750" by Glyndwr Williams, Yale University Press, New Haven, 300 pp, illustrated, hardbound with illustrated dustjacket. "The Circumnavigators" by Derek Wilson, Constable & Company, London, 1989, 345 pp, hardbound with dustjacket.


Condition: A+

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $50

Closed on 6/12/2002