The Fourth Part of the World: The Race to the Ends of the Earth, and The Epic Story of the Map That Gave America Its Name (Toby Lester) soon to be presented for sale on the outstanding BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: London: Profile Books, 2009, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Colour photographs; Appendix;
From the cover: For millennia, humans believed that the world consisted of three parts Europe, Africa and Asia but occasionally they talked about the existence of a fourth part of the world, a mysterious place, separated from the rest by a vast expanse of ocean.
It was a land of myth until 1507, when …
Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper.
Black boards with White titling to the Spine. [XII] 462 pages. Index. 9½” x 6¼”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I charm you with my array of books shown in my History catalogue?