Notes upon Russia: being a translation from the earliest account

of that country, entitled Rerum Moscoviticarum Commentarii,

of the Baron Sigismund von Herberstein, Ambassador from the

Court of Germany to the Grand Prince Vasiley Ivanovich, in

the years 1517 and 1526. Translated and edited, with Notes

and an Introduction, by R. H. Major, Esq., of the British

Museum. 2 vols.

The Geography of Hudson's Bay. Being the Remarks of Captain

W. Coats, in many Voyages to that Locality, between the years

1727 and 1751. With an Appendix, containing extracts from

the Log of Captain Middleton on his Voyage for the Discovery

of the North-west Passage, in H.M.S.Furnace," in 1741-2.

Edited by John Barrow, Esq., F.R.S., F.S.A.

Three Voyages by the North-east, towards Cathay and China, un-

dertaken by the Dutch in the years 1594, 1595, and 1596, with

their discovery of Spitzbergen, their Residence of ten months

in Novaya Zemlya, and their safe return in two open boats.

By Gerrit de Veer. Edited by Charles T. Beke, Esq., Ph. D.,


The History of the great and mighty Kingdom of China, and the

situation thereof. Compiled by the Padre Juan Gonzalez de

Mendoza; and now reprinted from the early translation of R.

Parke. Edited by Sir George T. Staunton, Bart. With an

Introduction by R. H. Major, Esq. 2 vols.

The World encompassed by Sir Francis Drake: being his next

Voyage to that to Nombre de Dios. Collated with an unpub-

lished Manuscript of Francis Fletcher, Chaplain to the Expe-

dition. With Appendices illustrative of the Voyage, and In-

troduction, by W. S. W. Vaux, Esq., M.A.

The History of the two Tartar Conquerors of China, including

the two Journeys into Tartary of Father Ferdinand Verbiest;

from the French of Père Pierre Joseph d'Orleans. To which

is added, Father Pereira's Journey into Tartary; from the

Dutch of Nicolaas Witsen. Translated and edited by the

Earl of Ellesmere. With an Introduction by R. H. Major,


A Collection of Documents on Spitzbergen and Greenland.

Edited by Adam White, Esq., of the British Museum.



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