Catalog: Details List106-01
[Portrait[ Ogilby, Ferdinand Magellan. London, c. 1670. 11 x 6½. BW. Printer's smudge lower left margin else VG. Bust portrait in a decorative oval. The explorer holds a small globe and dividers. From the English edition of Montanus. Although Magellan didn't survive the journey (only 18 of the crew of 265 were alive at the voyage's end), his discovery of the Straits named in his honor, and other discoveries in the Pacific ensure his place in history. Sold
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