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Danish Arctic expeditions, 1605 to 1620: Danish expeditions to Greenland in 1605, 1606, and 1607: Expedition of Captain Jens Munk to Hudson's Bay in search of a North-West passage in 1619-20: in two books : book I. The Danish expeditions to Greenland in 1605, 1606, and 1607 : to which is added Captain James Hall's voyage to Greenland in 1612 ; book II. The expedition of Captain Jens Munk to Hudson's Bay in search of a north-west passage in 1619-20: Collection of voyages and travels: Hakluytus posthumus: Navigatio Septentrionalis

Additional Digital Items:
https://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HUL.FIG:005053538
Creator/Contributor:
Gosch, C. C. A. (Christian Carl August), 1832-1913
Hall, James, -1612
Gatonbe, John.
Baffin, William, -1622
Christy, Miller, 1861-
Tower, Joseph Tuckerman, 1897-1931, former owner.
Eames, Wilberforce, 1855-1937, former owner.
Gosch, C. C. A. (Christian Carl August), 1832-1913, editor.
Baffin, William, 1584-1622
Munk, Jens, 1579-1628
Place Of Origin:
England
London
Publisher:
Printed for the Hakluyt Society
Creation Date:
1897
Extent:
2 v. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Language:
English
Genre:
Maps
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Contents:
book 1. A report to King Christian IV of Denmark on the Danish expedition to Greenland, under the command of Captain John Cunningham, 1605 / by James Hall. Another account of the Danish expedition to Greenland, under the command of Captain John Cunningham, in 1605 / by James Hall ; as abbreviated by Samuel Purchas. An account of the Danish expedition to Greenland, under the command of Captain Godske Lindenow, in 1606 / by James Hall ; as abbreviated by Samuel Purchas. An account of the English expedition to Greenland, under the command of Captain James Hall, in 1612 / by John Gatonbe. Another account of the latter part of the English expedition to Greenland, under the command of Captain James Hall, in 1612 / by William Baffin -- Book 2. Jens Munk's "Navigatio septentrionalis." Commentary to Jens Munk's "Navigatio septentrionalis."
Subjects:
Cummingham, John
Lindenow, Godske
Hall, James
Cunningham, John
Munk, Jens
Buss Island (Legendary place)
Greenland--Discovery and exploration
Greenland--Discovery and exploration--Danish
Arctic regions--Discovery and exploration--Danish
Northwest Passage--Discovery and exploration--Danish
Hudson Bay
Greenland--Maps
Northwest Passage
Places:
England--London
Notes:
"From Purchas his pilgrimes, Churchill's Collection of voyages and travels, and a manuscript in the British Museum"--T.p., bk. 1.
"Translated from Munk's Navigatio Septentrionalis ..."--T.p., bk. 2.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Attribution:
edited, with notes and introductions, by C. C. A. Gosch.
Series:
Works issued by the Hakluyt Society ; no. 96-97
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Classification:
G161 .H2
Repository:
Lamont Library, Harvard University
Houghton Library, Harvard University
Widener Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990050535380203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990050535380203941/catalog