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Richard Hakluyt and the English voyages. by George Bruner Parks

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Published by F. Ungar Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Hakluyt, Richard, 1552?-1616,
  • Hakluyt, Richard, d. 1591,
  • Discoveries in geography -- English

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementEdited, with an introd., by James A. Williamson.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsG69.H2 P3 1961
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 288 p.
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5826128M
LC Control Number61013628

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Hakluyt, Richard, ? The principal nauigations, voyages, traffiques and discoueries of the English nation, made by sea or ouerland, to the remote and farthest distant quarters of the earth, at any time within the compasse of these yeres: diuided into three seuerall volumes, according to the positions of the regions, whereunto. Richard Hakluyt (c. or – 23 November ) was an English writer. He is principally remembered for his efforts in promoting and supporting the settlement of North America by the English through his works, notably Divers Voyages Touching the Discoverie of America () and The Principal Navigations, Voiages, Traffiques and /5. Richard Hakluyt and the English voyages. New York, American Geographical Society, (OCoLC) Named Person: Richard Hakluyt; Richard Hakluyt; Richard Hakluyt; Richard Hakluyt; Richard Hakluyt; Richard Hakluyt: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: George Bruner Parks; James Alexander Williamson. Richard Hakluyt (the Younger) Richard Hakluyt (–) Contributed by Mary Fuller and Brendan Wolfe. Richard Hakluyt, better known as Richard Hakluyt (the younger) or Richard Hakluyt (the minister) to distinguish him from his elder cousin of the same name, was an editor, geographer, and Anglican minister. With his cousin, he acted as one of the chief propagandists of English colonization.

  The Paperback of the Voyages and Discoveries: Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques & Discoveries ofthe English Nat by Richard Hakluyt at Barnes & Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Book Annex Brand: Penguin UK. Richard Hakluyt (,, or ; [1] – 23 November ) was an English writer. He is known for promoting the settlement of North America by the English through his works, notably Divers Voyages Touching the Discoverie of America () and The Principal Navigations, Voiages, Traffiques and Discoueries of the English Nation (–).. Hakluyt was educated at Westminster School and Christ. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Parks, George Bruner, Richard Hakluyt and the English voyages. New York, F. Ungar Pub. Co. []. Volume 1 of The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques & Discoveries of the English Nation, Richard Hakluyt The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques & Discoveries of the English Nation: Made by Sea Or Over-land to the Remote and Farthest Distant Quarters of the Earth at Any Time Within the Compasse of These Yeeres, Richard Hakluyt1/5(1).