Published January 11, 2004
by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||400|
Voyages and travels: ancient and modern Paperback – January 1, by. Unknown (Author) See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" $ $ Author. Unknown. Voyages and Travels Ancient and Modern: V33 Harvard Classics [Eliot, Charles W.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Voyages and Travels Ancient and Modern: Format: Paperback. Harvard Classics, Vol. 33 Voyages and Travels Ancient and Modern These seven accounts move from the ancient fathers of historical prose Herodotus and Tacitus in Egypt and Germany, respectively, to the great Elizabethan explorers Drake, Gilbert and Raleigh as they colonize new lands. Introductory Note. Herodotus. Voyages and Travels: Ancient and Modern. The Harvard Classics.
Voyages and Travels: Ancient and Modern. by Sir Walter Raleigh, Walter Bigges, Cornelius Tacitus, Philip Nichols, Francis Pretty, Edward Hales, George Campbell Macaulay, Herodotus. Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it . Ancient Voyages Beyond the Mediterranean. On his return, Pytheas wrote an account of his travels entitled On the Ocean. Though the original Greek text of his book no longer exists, it was quoted by at least 18 ancient writers. These quoted parts indicate that Pytheas carefully described the seas, tides, geography, and populations of the. Charles W. Eliot VOYAGES AND TRAVELS, ANCIENT AND MODERN Early Edition Hardcover New York P. F. Collier & Son Very Good+ in boards. Edge wear. Spine Rating: % positive. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Five Foot Shelf of Classics: Voyages and Travels: Ancient and Modern by Herodotus and Tacitus (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!
My hours of leisure I spent in reading the best authors, ancient and modern, being always provided with a good number of books; and when I was ashore, in observing the manners and dispositions of the people, as well as learning their language; wherein I had a great facility, by the strength of my memory. Voyages and travels: ancient and modern Item Preview remove-circle Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. American Libraries. Uploaded by res on December 3, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: An account of Egypt, by Herodotus, tr. by G.C. MacaulayTacitus on Germany, tr. by T. GordonSir Francis Drake revived, by P. NicolsSir Francis Drake's famous voyage round the world, by F. PrettyDrake's great Armada, by Captain W. BiggsSir Humphrey Gilbert's voyage to Newfoundland, by E. HayesThe discovery of Guiana, by Sir W. RaleighPages: A uniformly bound first edition set of the official accounts of Captain James Cook’s voyages, “the foundation of modern knowledge of the Pacific and a cornerstone of the literature of travel and exploration” (Beddie , , ; Hill , , ). Nine volumes altogether.