Excerpt from Narratives of Voyages Towards the North-West, in Search of a Passage to Cathay and India: 1496 to 1631, With Selections From the Early Records of the Honourable the East India Company and From Mss, in the British MuseumSuch, however, is not the case; and that such is not the case, may be demonstrated by rejecting all authority but that of the brief journal to which the above appeal is made. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.