Title TRACTATUS DE GLOBIS ET EORUM USU: A Treatise Descriptive of the Globes Constructed by Emery Molyneux, and Published in 1592
Book Condition Inner hinges have a hairline crack, not affecting the tight, sound binding; slight tanning to the half-title and rear fly pages, otherwise a very good copy in decoratively embossed blue cloth with image of the ship Victoria, in gold, on the front cover.
Edition First edition thus: bound with SAILING DIRECTIONS FOR THE CIRCUMNAVIGATION OF ENGLAND AND FOR A VOYAGE TO THE STRAITS OF GIBRALTAR.
Publisher London: The Hakluyt Society, (1889).
Seller ID 18003.00
Edited with annotated indexes and an introduction by Clements R. Markham. Frontispiece of The Molyneaux Celestial Globe, with the pages uncut throughout, a foldout map, and glossaries. Hakluyt Society publication number 79.
Maps and Mapmaking. Sailing. Geography. Astronomy and Space.