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Author:James, Thomas
Title:The strange and dangerous voyage of captaine Thomas James in his intended discouery of the northwest passage...
Publication place:London
Publication date:1633
Location:Bodleian Library, Oxford, call number 4° E 2(5) Jur.
Sloane no. d 391: not listed in the Sloane Printed Books catalogue.
Provenance:Sloane, Hans (1660-1753)
Provenance references:Mandelbrote, 'Sloane's Purchases' (2009), p. 121; Poole, 'Lodwick' (2006), p. 398; Hooke, Diary, 1672-1680 (1935), pp. 399, 403.
Annotations:"Note on first leaf, probably in Hooke's hand, recording loan of the map to Moses Pitt, 12 June 1679 (cf. Diary, 1672-1680, pp. 399, 403)," noted by Mandelbrote.
Other notes:Mandelbrote suggests that this book could be one of the 'other tracts' in lot 25 or 35 on page 42 of the auction catalogue. See auct_BH_1962 and auct_BH_1974.
database ID:extra_BH_14


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