Book/Printed MaterialReport of What Happened to the Royal Navy of the Philippines, and the Victory Achieved Against the Dutch, Who Had Besieged the City of Manila for Six Months.
Relacion del svceso dela armada real de Philipinas, y vitoria que alcanço delos Olandeses, que tuuieron sitiada seys meses ala Ciudad de Manila Relación del suceso dela armada real de Philipinas, y vitoria que alcanço delos Olandeses, que tuvieron sitiada seys meses ala Ciudad de Manila (Report of what happened to the royal navy of the Philippines, and the victory achieved against the Dutch, who had besieged the city of Manila for six months) was published in Lima, Peru, in 1619. The book deals with the events...
- Contributor: Gonzáles De Arcos, Diego
- Date: 1619
Book/Printed MaterialThe Fortunate Victory of Spain Against Forty Enemy Ships that Were on the Shore and Coast of the City of Valencia on April 4.
Vitoria felicissima de España contra quarenta nauios de enemigos que andavan en la playa y Costa de la ciudad de Valencia a quatro de Abril Vitoria felicissima de España contra quarenta nauios de enemigos que andavan en la playa y Costa de la ciudad de Valencia a quatro de Abril (The fortunate victory of Spain against forty enemy ships that were on the shore and coast of the city of Valencia on April 4) was published in Lima, Peru, in 1618. The first printing press in South America was...
- Date: 1618
Photo, Print, DrawingBritain Infantry Uniform Sketch (Rutland Militia?). This sketch is the 14th of 15 original unsigned pencil and ink drawings attributed to Philip James de Loutherbourg (1740-1812). De Loutherbourg, an English artist of French descent, painted many large scenes of English naval victories, including The Defeat of the Spanish Armada. This sketch includes drawings of a uniformed infantryman with a rifle, a head with a cap, and notes on uniform coloring....
- Contributor: Loutherbourg, Philip James De
- Date: 1778
Book/Printed MaterialNarrative of Le Moyne, an Artist who Accompanied the French Expedition to Florida Under Laudonnière, 1564.
Brevis narratio eorvm qvæ in Florida Americæ provicia Gallis acciderunt, secunda in illam nauigatione duce Renato de Laundomere classis Praefecto anno M. D. LXIIII Great collections of travel narratives were published in Europe in the second half of the 16th century, reflecting more than a century of European effort to take possession of the New World, both materially and intellectually. A series of travel narratives, known today as "Great and Small Voyages," was published in Frankfurt from 1590 to 1634 by the print shop of Theodor de Bry....
- Contributor: L' Ecluse, Charles De - Bry, Theodor De - Le Moyne De Morgues, Jacques
- Date: 1591
Book/Printed MaterialAshmead-Bartlett's despatches from the Dardanelles. Portrait on cover.
- Contributor: Ashmead-Bartlett, Ellis
- Date: 1915
Book/Printed MaterialEngland's effort, six letters to an American friend,
- Contributor: Ward, Humphry
- Date: 1916
Book/Printed MaterialUltima Thule; or, A summer in Iceland. "Catalogue-raisonné of modern travel in Iceland":v. 1, p. 235-260. Appendices: On sulphur in Iceland, by O. Henchel, Sir G. S. Mackenzie, Mr. C. Crowe ... Leasing contract. Sulphur in Sicily. Sulphur in Transylvania. Sulphur in Andaman Islands. Seen through the press by Högni Gunlögsen. cf. Pref.
- Contributor: Burton, Richard Francis - Burton, Richard F[Rancis]
- Date: 1875