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America painted to the life. The true history of the Spaniards proceedings in the conquests of the Indians, and of their civil wars ... from Columbus ... to these later times. As also, of the original undertakings of the advancement of plantations into those parts; with a perfect relation of our English discoveries ... from the year 1628. to 1658. Declaring the forms of their government ... the commodities of their countries, a description of their towns and havens, the increase of their trading, with the names of their governors and magistrates ... an absolute narrative of the north parts of America, and of the discoveries and plantations ... in Virginia, New-England, and Berbadoes ... now at last exposed for the publick good, to stir up the heroick and active spirit of these times, to benefit their countrey, and eternize their names, by such honorable attempts. For the readers clearer understanding of the countreys, they are lively described in a compleat and exquisite map.

Ferdinando Gorges London : printed for Nath. Brook, at the Angel in Cornhil, 1658-1659

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