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The history of the world, or, An account of time 1 edition

The history of the world, or, An account of time
Denis Petau

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The history of the world, or, An account of time
compiled by the learned Dionisius Petavius, and continued by others, to the year of our Lord, 1659 ; together with A geographicall description of the world, describing Europe, Asia, Africa, and America

Published 1659 by Printed by J. Streater, and are to be sold by Francis Tyton in London .
Written in English.

Edition Notes

Errata leaf has advertisements on verso: "Books worth buying, newly printed."

Two cancellans leaves numbered 609 and 610 are inserted following p. 608

"Geographicall description of the world" has separate title page and pagination

"To the reader" signed "R. P." who is apparently responsible for the translation, continuation, and "Geographicall description."

Also issued with Luke Fawn, George Sawbridge, and Humphrey Moseley imprints

Includes bibliographical references and indexes

Sabin, 61175

Microfiche. Woodbridge, CT : Research Publications, 1998. 10 microfiches : negative. (Selected Americana from Sabin's Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time ; 25993-26002)

Series
Selected Americana from Sabin's Dictionary of books relating to America, from its discovery to the present time -- 25993-26002
Genre
Early works to 1800
Other Titles
Account of time, Geographical description of the world

The Physical Object

Pagination
[11], 610 [i.e. 612], [36], 154, [1] p., [2] leaves of plates :
Number of pages
612

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL16943926M

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