Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

The Voyages of Cadamosto and other documents on Western Africa in the second half of the fifteenth century [Second Series, No. LXXX]

London: Printed for The Hakluyt Society, 1937. First edition. Hardcover. Quarto. XLV, [1], 159, [1]pp. Uncut. Original gilt-, and blind-stamped blue cloth, with gold lettering on spine. This interesting and important volume tells the details given by the Venetian traveller Alvise da Ca da Mosto in the account of his two voyages made in 1455 and 1456 along the coast of North-West Africa as far as the estuary of the "Rio Grande" (River Jeba). This work is complete with its two folded color maps. Minor shelf wear. Binding and interior in overall very good condition. vg. Item #39248

Price: $125.00

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