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RALEIGH, W. - The History of the World. [Title page].

RALEIGH, W. - The History of the World. [Title page].
The History of the World. [Title page]. - RALEIGH, W.
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Title : The History of the World. [Title page]..
Map maker : RALEIGH, W..
Date : London, R,White, Th. Basset, 1676.
Size : 11.8 x 7.1 inches. / 30.0 x 18.0 cm.
Colouring : Uncoloured.

Description :Title page for a 1676 edition of "The History of the world" by W. Raleigh, decorated with a globe.
The work was written by Sir Walter Raleigh, the famous English explorer, during his imprisonment in the Tower of London from 1603 to 1616. Raleigh, who had established the lost colony of Roanoke in present-day North Carolina and headed several expeditions to South America, was arrested upon the death of Queen Elizabeth and imprisoned by King James I, with whom he was highly unpopular.
Raleigh was released from the Tower in 1616 to lead one final expedition to South America, but his men attacked a Spanish outpost and he was executed upon his return to England in 1618.

Condition : Paper with age toning, a bit frayed outer margins.


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