An Elizabethan in 1582, The Diary of Richard Madox, Fellow of All Souls. Richard Madox, Elizabeth Story Donno.

An Elizabethan in 1582, The Diary of Richard Madox, Fellow of All Souls

London: Hakluyt Society, 1976.

Hardcover. Near Fine in a Very Good dust jacket. xvi, 365 pp + maps (one folding) + illustrations, with index, errata slip tipped in on half-title, editor's compliments sheet laid in. Lightly bumped corners, else fine. Dust jacket shows light shelf wear, with two small (less than 1/2 inch) tears on front cover near spine. "As a circumstantial document, the Diary provides diverse information, ranging from details of the Oxford and London scenes and the organizational aspects of the trading venture to the customs of the natives of Sierra Leone, including the earliest English record of an African language, together with drawings of the flora and fauna" (dust jacket).

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