Relation of a Voyage to Guiana by Robert Harcourt (Hakluyt Society Works Ser .: No 2 Vol 60)
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Published by Kraus Intl Pubns .
Written in English

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  • History: World

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ISBN 100811503631
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A Relation of a Voyage to Guiana by Robert Harcourt book With Purchas' Transcript of a Report made at Harcourt's Instance on the Marrawini District Edited By Sir C. Alexander Harris. OCLC Number: Description: [1 volume]. Series Title: Works issued by the Hakluyt Society, 2nd ser., no. Responsibility: by Robert Harcourt, , with Purchas's transcript of a report made at Harcourt's instance on the Marrawini district; edited with introduction and notes by Sir C. Alexander Harris. A Relation of a Voyage to Guiana by Robert Harcourt book. A Relation of a Voyage to Guiana by Robert Harcourt book. With Purchas' Transcript of a Report made at Harcourt's Instance on the Marrawini District. Edited By Sir C. Alexander Harris. Edition 1st Edition. A Relation of a Voyage to Guiana by Robert Harcourt With Purchas' Transcript of a Report made at Harcourt's Instance on the Marrawini District.

A Relation of a Voyage to Guiana by Robert Harcourt ; With Purchas' Transcript of a Report made at Harcourt's Instance on the Marrawini District by HARRIS, SIR C. ALEXANDER and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Guianas, sometimes called by the Spanish loan-word Guayanas (Las Guayanas), are a region in north-eastern South America which includes the following three territories. French Guiana, an overseas department/region of France; Guyana, formerly known as British Guiana from until , after the colonies of Berbice, Essequibo, and Demerara, taken from the . The relation of a voyage to Guiana Describing the climate, situation, fertilitie, & commodities of that country: together with the manner and customes of Stanton Harcourt Esquier. : Robert Harcourt: Books. A relation of a voyage to Guiana Describing the climat, scituation, fertilitie, prouisions and commodities of that country, containing seuen prouinces, and other signiories within that territory: together, with the manners, customes, behauiors, and dispositions of the people. Performed by Robert Harcourt, of Stanton Harcourt Esquire.

Harcourt’s book is called: A relation of a voyage to Guiana: Describing the climat, scituation, fertilitie, prouisions and commodities of that country, containing seuen prouinces, and other signiories within that territory: together, with the manners, customes, behauiors, and dispositions of the people. Performed by Robert Harcourt, of.   On 8 Nov. one Robert Campbell obtained a grant of the benefit of his (Harcourt's) recusancy (ib. , p. ). He ultimately obtained letters patent empowering him to plant and inhabit the land at Guiana, but was prevented by a series of misfortunes from visiting it again (dedications of first and second editions of Voyage). A Relation details the geography, people, and natural history of the region; and recalls an occasion of almost mutiny, when the crew's expectations of finding gold were not realised. The mission failed, as did another attempt at colonisation by Harcourt in Robert Harcourt, A Relation of a Voyage to Guiana. London: Printed for the. Early life. Born at Redcar House in Redcar, Yorkshire, Edmundson was the eldest son of the Rev. George Edmundson of Redcar and St Leonards-on-Sea, by his marriage to Elizabeth Anne, daughter of William Whytehead of father was lord of the manor of Agglethorpe in was educated at St Peter's School, York, and at Magdalen College, Oxford, .