W.P. Cummings, S. Hillier, D.B. Quinn & G. Williams. The Exploration of North America. 1630-1776. 1974. Out of print. Folio. Hard back. Extensively illustrated.
One of the best histories you can find on the exploratoin of North America from the early colony days until the American Revolution. Uses contemporary accounts and illustrations, with modern commentary. A book any history lover would love!