The Observations of Sir Richard Hawkins, Knt in His Voyage into the South Sea in the Year 1598.


p. x-xi, quoting from North West Fox, or Fox from the North-west passage, London, 1635: And for books, if I wanted any I was to blame, being bountifully furnisht from the treasury with money to provide me, especially for those of study there would be no leisure, nor was there for I found work enough.