A Buccaneer's Atlas: Basil Ringrose's South Sea Waggoner, 1992 HC, NF

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Howse, Derek, Norman J.W. Thrower. Berkeley, California: University of California Press, 1992. English, First Edition Very Good + folio 9 1/4" x 12" hardcover , 312 pp.)
ISBN: 0520054105

Very Good + hardcover full purple cloth, gilt title, some bumping to foot, sunning to top edge. Clean interior, tightly bound.  Brodart-protected dust jacket. 314 pp., including an index, bibliography, appendices and text. Illustrated throughout with facsimiles in black-and-white of handmade maps. An atlas and sailing directions of the Pacific coast composed by Spanish sailors and seized by English pirates. This is the first full publication of the altas derived from the original derrotero. A noteworthy addition to any cartography library.


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