Interesting account of the early voyages, made by the Portuguese, Spaniards, etc. to Africa, East and West-Indies. The discovery of numerous islands; with particulars of the lives of those eminent navigators, including the life and voyages of Columbus : to which is perfixed the life of that great circumnavigator Captain Cook, with particulars of his death

Author: Kippis, Andrew, 1725-1795.
Responsibility: extracted from Dr. Kipp's
Place: London
Publisher: printed for the proprietors and sold at Stalkers
Date Published: 1790
Description: v, xix, 276 p., 2 leaves of plates : ill., maps ; 27 cm.
Provenance: York Gate Library
Call Number: rgsp 910.45 K57 c
Subject: Columbus, Christopher--Travel--America--Early works to 1800
Gama, Vasco da, 1469-1524--Travel--Early works to 1800
Cook, James, 1728-1779--Travel--Early works to 1800
Discoveries in geography--Early works to 1800
Explorers, Spanish--Biography--Early works to 1800
Explorers, Portuguese--Biography--Early works to 1800
Explorers--Early works to 1800
Contents: Includes: Voyages promoted by Prince Henry of Portugal, viz., those of Gonzalez Zarco and Tristram Vaz, Gilliancs and Baldava, Nnno Tristan, Lancerota, Gonzales de Sintra, Antonio Gonzales, Denizeanes de Gram, Alvaro Fernandez, Diogo Gill, and Cadamosto. -- Voyages of Pedro de Sintra, Diogo D'Azambuja, Diogo Cam, Bartholomew Diaz, Vaz de Cunno, and Goncalo de Souza. -- Voyages of Vasco da Gama. --Spanish Voyages to the Canary Islands. -- First, Second, and Third Voyages of Columbus. (YG Catalogue)
Notes: Provenance: York Gate Library.
Cited: York Gate Library, 2099