The True Travels, Adventures and Observations of Captaine John Smith, in Europe, Asia, Africke, and America: Beginning about the Yeere 1592, and Continued to this Present 1629. John SMITH.
The True Travels, Adventures and Observations of Captaine John Smith, in Europe, Asia, Africke, and America: Beginning about the Yeere 1592, and Continued to this Present 1629

The True Travels, Adventures and Observations of Captaine John Smith, in Europe, Asia, Africke, and America: Beginning about the Yeere 1592, and Continued to this Present 1629

Richmond: Franklin Press, 1819. 2 volumes, 8vo. Engraved frontispieces, 3 engraved folding maps and plates. Contemporary tree calf. Spines dried and cracked; some occasional pale browning and spotting; a few inconspicuous penciled marginal ticks or notes; plates with a few closed tears at folds, but generally bright and clean. Item #405934

FIRST AMERICAN EDITION, containing a reproduction of the famous Virginia map. According to Verner's "Smith's Virginia & its Derivatives," this map was copied from State 10 except that William Hole's imprint is missing at bottom. Included with the map are two folding plates depicting scenes of Smith's travels in North America and elsewhere, a small portrait, and coat of arms. Sabin 82852. Shaw & Shoemaker 49438.

Price: $500.00

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