Fine Books & Manuscripts featuring Exploration and Travel

26 Sep 2017, starting at 13:00 EDT .

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BURTON, RICHARD. 1821-1890. The Kasidah of Haji Abdu El-Yezdi. Translated and Annotated by his Friend and Pupil, F.B. London: Bernard Quaritch, [1880].

INDIA. Collection of books relating to India, including: Gough, Richard. A Comparative View of the Antient Monuments of India Particularly Those in the Island of Salset Near Bombay.

AGRICOLA, Georg Andreas. 1672-1738. A Philosophical Treatise on Husbandry and Gardening: being a new method of cultivating and increasing all sorts of trees, shrubs, and flowers. London: printed for P. Vaillant...and W. Mears and F. Clay, 1721.

BREYDENBACH, BERNHARD VON. c.1440-1497. Peregrinatio in terram sanctam. Mainz: Erhard Reuwich, 11 February 1486.

COLUMBUS, Christopher. 1451-1506. De Insulis nuper in mari Indico repertis. Preceded by Carolus Verardus (1440-1500). Historia Baetica. Basel: Johann Bergmann de Olpe, 21 April 1494.

FERDINAND V, KING OF SPAIN. 1452-1516; AND ISABELLA I, QUEEN OF SPAIN. 1451-1504. Letter Signed ("Yo el Rey" and "Yo la Reyna"), 1 p, docketed to the verso,

CORTES, HERNAN. 1485-1547. Manuscript Document Signed ("Antonio de Mendoza"),

CORTES, MARTIN. 1532–1589. Autograph Letter Signed ("El Marques"), 1 p, docketed to the verso with a note,

CLUVER, PHILIPP. 1580-1622. Introductionis in Universam Geographiam tam veterem quam novam Libri VI. Amsterdam: Elzevier, 1661

SELLER, JOHN. Fl.1658-1698 A New Systeme of Geography, designed in a most plain and easy method, for the better understanding of that science. Accommodated with new mapps, of all the ... countreys in the whole world. [London]: Sold at his shop on the West-side of the Royal Exchange, [1685].

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