Item #1361 The Generall Historie of Virginia, New England & The Summer Isles Together with The True Travels, Adventures and Observations, and A Sea Grammar. Captaine John Smith.
The Generall Historie of Virginia, New England & The Summer Isles Together with The True Travels, Adventures and Observations, and A Sea Grammar
The Generall Historie of Virginia, New England & The Summer Isles Together with The True Travels, Adventures and Observations, and A Sea Grammar
The Generall Historie of Virginia, New England & The Summer Isles Together with The True Travels, Adventures and Observations, and A Sea Grammar
The Generall Historie of Virginia, New England & The Summer Isles Together with The True Travels, Adventures and Observations, and A Sea Grammar
Capt. John Smith's Explorations, Limited Edition of 100 Sets

The Generall Historie of Virginia, New England & The Summer Isles Together with The True Travels, Adventures and Observations, and A Sea Grammar

Glasgow: Jemes MacLehose and Sons, 1907. Limited edition, #95 of 100 sets. Folding plates, maps. Hardcovers. Octavos. xxxvi, 396 and xxii, 330 pages. Bound in rec cloth over boards with gilt-stamped spines and upper boards, top edges gilt. Fore edges and lower edges untrimmed. Prior owner bookplate on each front pastedown. This set is fine overall.

A beautiful reprint of these important accounts of explorations in North America by the "Sometymes Governour in those Countryes and Admirall of New England." . Lots of early history of Virginia and the Chesapeake Bay. Includes the story of Pocahontas saving the life of Capt. Smith, with a portrait of Pocahontas.

This is one of 100 copies of this set, published in 1907. In excellent condition.


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