A Journal of the First Voyage of Vasco da Gama, 1497-1499, Hardback Book

A Journal of the First Voyage of Vasco da Gama, 1497-1499 Hardback

Edited by E. G. Ravenstein

Part of the Hakluyt Society, First Series series


Translated and Edited, with Notes, an Introduction and Appendices.

Includes also letters of King Manuel and Girolamo Sernigi, 1499, and early seventeenth-century Portuguese accounts of da Gama's first voyage. This is a new print-on-demand hardback edition of the volume first published in 1898.

Owing to technical constraints it has not been possible to reproduce the following maps which appeared in the first edition: 'Natal to Malinde', 'The West Coast of India', 'Africa, from the Cantino Chart', 'Africa and India, from Canerio's Chart', and 'The Indian Ocean, according to the "Mohit"'.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 302 pages
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Literary studies: general
  • ISBN: 9781409413660



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