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Collection name:
Manuscripts
Record:
Identifier:
MS250f408v
Title:
MISCELLANY, INCLUDING ENGLISH VOYAGES
Description:
ff. 406r-412v. 'A Iournall of the voiadge of discoverie made in a barke builte in Newfowndland [Newfoundland] called the Indeavour, begunne the 7 of October 1612 and ended the 25th of November followinge', concerning a voyage by John Guy (c.1575-1628), governor of Newfoundland, in which he encountered the Beothuck Indians. At f. 412v is an ink sketch of a canoe, captioned 'the picture of the savages canoa'. With an endorsement in the hand of George Carew. Printed in 'The New World. A catalogue of an exhibition ... held at Lambeth Palace Library', 1957, 52-64. See also Samuel Purchas, 'Purchas his Pilgrimes', 1625, IV, 1880-2.
Date:
15th century - early 17th century
Rights:
LPL