By Clements R. Markham

The textual content is edited, with 'Annotated Indices and an Introduction'. as well as the treatise, the quantity comprises 'Sailing instructions for the Circumnavigation of britain, and for a Voyage to the Straits of Gibraltar, from a fifteenth Century MS' which initially seemed as quantity 79(b) within the sequence. the 2 units of instructions have been initially certain jointly yet individually paginated. the 1st includes the textual content of the 1638 English translation, A realized treatise of globes by way of John Chilmead (but 'usually attributed to Edmund Chilmead with obvious corrections'); the title-page of the Latin unique is dated 1594. The 'Sailing instructions' are edited, with an account of the MS., via James Gairdner; with a word list through Edward Delmar Morgan. this can be a new print-on-demand hardback variation of the quantity first released in 1889.

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