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Cosmography in four books, containing the chorography and history of the whole world : and all the principal kingdoms, provinces, seas, and the isles thereof / by Peter Heylyn
Bib ID 2251911
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Heylyn, Peter, 1599-1662
 
Uniform Title Cosmographie in four bookes
Online Versions
Edition Last impression, rev. and corr. by the author himself immediately before his death... 
Description London : Printed for P.C.T. Passenger..., B. Tooke..., and T. Sawbridge..., 1682 
[14], 303, [3], 225, [3], 230, [2], 562 [i.e. 162], [40] p., [8] folded leaves of plates (maps) : ill. ; 36 cm. (fol.) 
Full contents
  • Bk. 1. Of Italy, the Alpine provinces, France, Spain and Britain...
  • Bk 2. Of Belgium, Germany, Denmark, Swethland, Russia, Poland, Hungary, Sclavonia, Dacia and Greece...
  • Bk 3. Of the lesser and greater Asia...
  • Bk 4. Pt. 1. Of Africa... Pt. 2. Of America...
  • Appendix. Of the unknown parts of the world, especially of Terra Australis Incognita...
 
Notes

T.p. in red and black.

Added engraved t.p. : Cosmographie in foure books contayning the chorographie & historie of the whole world and the principall kingdomes provinces seas and isles thereof / by Peter Heylyn... - The 6th ed. corr. & enlarged by the author. - London : Printed for T. Passenger, B. Tooke & T. Sandbridge [sic], 1682.

Headpieces ; initials.

Wing H1696.

National Library of Australia's RBq 910.9 H617-6 copy contains the Petherick Collection stamp.

National Library of Australia's MAP Ra 17 copy fully bound in leather; armorial book label of 'Paulin Martin, Abingdon' and 'E. Collectione, Evan Gill, Liverpool' label pasted inside front cover.

Includes Index.

MAP Ra 17 copy also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-507742534

Subjects Geography -- Early works to 1800.  |  World history -- Early works to 1800.  |  17th century -- World history.
Other authors/contributors Gill, Evan R. (Evan Robertson), 1892- former owner  |  Martin, Paulin 1842-1929 former owner

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