The Third Voyage Journals: Writing and Performance in the London East India Company, 1607-10

The Third Voyage Journals: Writing and Performance in the London East India Company, 1607-10

by R. Barbour

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Overview

The Third Voyage Journals: Writing and Performance in the London East India Company, 1607-10 by R. Barbour

This volume publishes for the first time the collected journals of the East India Company's Third Voyage (1607-10), England's first to reach India, which proved pivotal to England's emergence as a global player.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780230616752
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan US
Publication date: 10/15/2009
Edition description: 2009
Pages: 285
Product dimensions: 5.70(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Richmond Barbour is Associate Professor of English at Oregon State University. He is the author of Before Orientalism: London’s Theatre of the East, 1576-1626 and his articles have appeared in Criticism, Publications of the Modern Language Association (PMLA), Journal of English and Germanic Philology (JEGP), and The Huntington Library Quarterly.

Table of Contents

Introduction The Hector Journal of an Unidentified Merchant The Hector Journal of Anthony Marlowe The Red Dragon Journal of John Hearne and William Finch The Principall Notes of the Third Voyage to the East Indies by William Keeling Gouernor Sir James Lancaster's Directions for the Voyage to the Indies, February 1607 (Birdwood, 136-8) Letters from Francis Bucke (19 June 1608) and Anthony Marlowe (22 June 1608) to the Company from Socotra Selected Minutes from the Court Book of the East India Company, 31 Dec 1606 – 26 Jan 1610

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