An Elizabethan in 1582. The Diary of Richard Madox, Fellow of All Souls.
8vo. xvi, 365 pp. Publisher’s full cloth with dust jacket. Illustrated. Faint basement smell, otherwise nice.
Kommentar: Second series, vol. 147. Records Madox’s life for one calendar year as he attempts to establish a spice trade in the Moluccas (Indonesia). Also includes customs of the people of Sierra Leone and the earliest english record of an African language.