Chessler Books
Rock Climbing - Mountaineering - Exploration
New - Used - Collectible - Signed
Chessler Books Accepts PAYPAL Chessler Books Accepts VISA Chessler Books Accepts MASTERCARD Chessler Books Accepts DISCOVER CARD Chessler Books Accepts AMERICAN EXPRESS
All Orders Shipped via United States Postal Service   Chessler Books Ships Via USPS
Author:
Title:
Keyword:
Item #:
A B C D E F G H I
J K L M Mc N O P Q
R S T U V W X Y Z
Item #: PL284-6932
PORTRAITS FROM THE AGE OF EXPLORATION Andre Thevet and Roger Schlesinger 1993 Hardcover DJ Fine 2 Copies Available
By Thevet, Andre and Roger Schlesinger (Editor)
Price: $4.99

List Price: $30.00
You Save $25.01 (83%)



Add to wish list


Detailed Product Description
Illinois, University of Illinois Press, 1993, 1st edition. 159 pp, b/w illustrations. Hardcover with dust jacket. Fine.

Selections from Thevet's 1584 two-volume introduction to the New World. Each excerpt is chosen for its interest to modern readers. The selections, twelve chapters from Thevet's original work, describe the exploits of six famous European explorers and six Native American chiefs. The explorers include Columbus, Magellan, Cortes, Pizarro, Albuquerque and more. 

Other Items You Might Like

  • Similar Items Available
  • Items From This Author
  • Items From This Category
TIBET: A TREKKING GUIDE TO SOUTHERN TIBET 1993 Bob Gibbons and Sian Pritchard-Jones 1993 Near Fine-Fine Multiple Copies Available
By: Gibbons, Bob
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $20.01 (80%)
- Item # GB464-4805
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
FROM HEAVEN LAKE Vikram Seth 1987 or 1993 Paperback New Multiple Copies Available
By: Seth, Vikram
Price $11.00
- Item # BK1408-8146
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
BLIND CORNERS: ADVENTURES ON SEVEN CONTINENTS Geoff Tabin 1993 1st ed Hardcover DJ New Multiple Copies Available
By: Tabin, Geoff
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $35.00, You Save $30.01 (86%)
- Item # BK1514B-95918
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
NEPAL: THE FAR WESTERN REGION - A TRAVELLING COMPANION FOR TRAVELLERS, TREKKERS & CLIMBERS M. Lindenfelser 1993 Fine Multiple Copies Available
By: Lindenfelser, M.
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $12.95, You Save $7.96 (61%)
- Item # GB309-4803
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CLOUD DANCERS: PORTRAITS OF NORTH AMERICAN MOUNTAINEERS Jon Waterman 1993 1st ed Paperback Near Fine-Fine 3 Copies Available
By: Waterman, Jonathan
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $16.95, You Save $11.96 (71%)
- Item # BK1647A-9593
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
PLACE NAMES OF THE CANADIAN ALPS William Putnam, Glen Boles and Roger Laurilla 1991 1st ed Hardcover DJ New 3 Copies Available
By: Putnam, William, George Boles and Roger Laurilla
Price $3.99 ~ Regular $35.00, You Save $31.01 (89%)
- Item # BK1221-8367
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SCIENCE IN THE SUBARCTIC: TRAPPERS, TRADERS AND THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION Debra Lindsay 1993 1st ed Hardcover DJ New Multiple Copies Available
By: Lindsay, Debra
Price $1.99 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $23.01 (92%)
- Item # PL130-2938
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
1993 BOULDER SPORT CLIMBER'S GUIDE Mark Rolofson 1993 Paperback Very Good
By: Rolofson, Mark
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $15.00, You Save $10.01 (67%)
- Item # GB2311-404
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SPORT CLIMBING CONNECTION, SPORT CLIMBING, CONNECTION
Price $3.00
- Item # JR252
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
PERFORMANCE ROCK CLIMBING Dale Goddard and Udo Neumann 1993 1st ed New Paperback [Not Signed] 2 Copies Available
By: Goddard, Dale and Udo Neumann
Price $4.99 ~ Regular $14.95, You Save $9.96 (67%)
- Item # BK5146-3762
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
Sorry, we were unable find any similar items available by this author.


THE FRENCH PYRENEES John Sturrock 1988 Hardcover DJ Fine
By: Sturrock, John
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $99.95, You Save $89.96 (90%)
- Item # GB6892-784
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
SAILS OVER ICE Captain "Bob" Bartlett 1934 Hardcover 1st ed Very Good
By: Bartlett, Captain "Bob"
Price $10.00 ~ Regular $99.95, You Save $89.95 (90%)
- Item # PL7067-412
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
HUNZA LAND: THE FABULOUS HEALTH AND YOUTH WONDERLAND OF THE WORLD Allen E. Banik and Renee Taylor c. 1960 Hardcover Very Good
By: Banik, Dr. Allen E. and Renee Taylor
Price $9.99 ~ Regular $20.00, You Save $10.01 (50%)
- Item # OP3187A-752
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
THE NARRATIVE OF CAPTAIN DAVID WOODARD AND FOUR SEAMEN Captain David Woodard 1804 1st ed Hardcover Very Good
By: Woodard, Captain David
Price $199.99 ~ Regular $999.95, You Save $799.96 (80%)
- Item # OP6801-391
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
CLIMBING THE FISH'S TAIL Wilfrid Noyce 1958 1st ed Hardcover DJ Very Good
By: Noyce, Wilfrid
Price $70.00 ~ Regular $150.00, You Save $80.00 (53%)
- Item # OP1739-391
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
A YOSEMITE CAMPING TRIP 1889 Le Conte 1990 Paperback Fine
By: Le Conte, Joseph N.
Price $25.00 ~ Regular $60.00, You Save $35.00 (58%)
- Item # OP2147-406
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
14000 MILES: A CARRIAGE AND TWO WOMEN 1906 1st ed Ex Lib Hardcover Near Fine SIGNED by Frances Howe
By: Howe, Frances S.
Price $49.00 ~ Regular $99.95, You Save $50.95 (51%)
- Item # OP6838-871
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
ACONCAGUA TREKKING MOUNTAINEERING TOPO MAP 1:50,000 2006 Multiple Copies Available
Price $9.95 ~ Regular $19.95, You Save $10.00 (50%)
- Item # MP183-5046
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
AMERICAN ALPINE JOURNAL 1996 5 copies available
By: American Alpine Club 1996
Price $7.99 ~ Regular $25.00, You Save $17.01 (68%)
- Item # AAJ1996--2985
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
FEEDING THE RAT: PROFILE OF A CLIMBER Al Alvarez 1989 1st US ed Hardcover DJ Fine 2 Copies Available
By: Alvarez, Al
Price $14.99 ~ Regular $17.95, You Save $2.96 (16%)
- Item # OP725A-7182
View Details
Add To Cart
Adding...
Added! Click To View Cart
偽物ブランド ブランドルイヴィトンコピー