Opening of the World, The

By: Divine, David

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Book Condition: Good


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 996gms, 272 pages, illustrated map endpapers. This book provides a history of the great explorations and the actions of the great navigators that shaped the destinies of countless separate nations, peoples and races, whose new interdependence shaped the world and its trade as we know it today. Includes 160 black and white illustrations, and 32 pages of colour. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Bottom edges of pages show some soiling. Dust jacket in good condition with only light shelf wear. Boards are in good condition with moderate scuffing to edges and corners, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book will weigh over 1kg with packaging and may incur additional postage.

Title: Opening of the World, The

Author Name: Divine, David

Categories: First Editions, European History, History, Ancient History, Travel/Exploration,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, England, William Collins, Sons & Company Limited: 1973

ISBN Number: 0002111691

ISBN Number 13: 9780002111690

Binding: Hardcover with Dust Jacket

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: HIS122

Keywords: History, Exploration, Navigation, Navigators, Voyages, Portugal, Portugese, Guinea, Cape of Good Hope, India, English History, Elizabethans, Circumnavigation,