AMERICAN VOYAGES OF DISCOVERY / COLONIAL AMERICA AND RELATED VOLUMES / RESEARCH MATERIALS, LOT OF 28, including Kathleen Deagan, et al, "Columbus's Outpost Among the Tainos", 2002, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT, signed by the author with a personal inscription to Mr. Ivor Noel Hume; Julian Corbett, "The Successors of Drake", publisher Burt Franklin, New York, no date given, modern edition of the 1900 original; Henry Wharton, translated by Laura Polanyi Striker, "The Life of John Smith, English Soldier", 1957, Virginia Historical Society, University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, NC; and David Quinn, ed., et al, "Virginia Voyages from Hakluyt", 1973, Oxford University Press, London/New York/Toronto; one or two duplicates. Hardcover, most with dust jackets, and soft cover.
Described examples very good to excellent condition overall, with expected minor wear to covers/dust jackets, Henry Wharton example with toning/staining to dust jacket, interiors generally very clean, with some expected toning; remainder in fair to good condition, minor to moderate wear, some with tears or losses to dust jackets, one or two unspecified example in poor condition.
Provenance: From the research library of Ivor Noel Hume, O.B.E., F.S.A., Williamsburg, VA.
Catalogue Note: Ivor Noel Hume (1927-2017), O.B.E. (Order of the British Empire), F.S.A. (Fellow, Society of Antiquaries), was a distinguished scholar, author, and former director of the Department of Archaeological Research at Colonial Williamsburg.