Kurtze Wunderbare Beschreibung. Desz Goldreichen Königreichs Guianae in America, oder newen Welt, unter der linea AEquinoctiali gelegen: So newlich Anno 1594, 1595. unnd 1596, von dem Wolgebernen Herrn, Herrn Walthero Ralegh einem Englischen Ritter, besucht worden: erstlich auss befehl seiner Gnaden in zweijen Büchlein beschrieben, darauss Iodocus Hondius, ein schöne Land Taffel, mit einer Niderländischen erklärung gemacht, jetzt aber ins Hochteutsch gebracht, und auss unterschietlichen Authoribus erkläret.
Nürnberg, impensis Levini Hulsii, 1599 [=Frankfurt am Main, Erasmo Kempffer, 1612]. 4to. [v], 17,  pp. With 2 (of 6) plates. New (old style) vellum. LACKING map. Original titlepage lacking, titlepage of first edition laid in. (sl.used/ stained)
¶ Fourth edition of Hulsius - Schiffahrten V; Plates of: Natives of the region of the Gulf of Paria 'Mare del Nort'; Walled city of Manoa on the banks of 'Lacus Salsus Parime', 'Manoa odel Dorado'.
¶ Sabin 33658; Church II.278: Abridgement of Sir WALTER RALEIGH's account of the rich kingdom of Guinea, which he visited in 1595, and which was first published at London (1596). Fourth edition.
¶ "Hume has attacked Raleighs account of Guiana [..] He accuses him [Raleigh] of "having published an account of the country, on his return from his expedition up the Orinoco, full of the grossest and most palpable lies that were ever attempted to be imposed on the credulity of mankind." [..] Raleigh [however] takes the utmost pains to state what he saw with his own eyes, what he was told by the Spaniards, or by the natives of the country, and what he inferred of the great riches of Guiana, from their accounts compared with his own observations." (A. Asher, Bibliographical essay on the collection of voyages and travels edited and published by Levinus Hulsius and his successors, at Nuremberg and Francfort from anno 1598 to 1660. p. 39-41)
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