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Creator:
Gerard, Thomas, 1592-1634.
Title:
A survey of Dorsetshire / publish'd from an original manuscript, written by Mr. Coker [i.e. Thomas Gerard].
Published/Created:
London : Printed for J. Wilcox, 1732.
Physical Description:
128 p. : front. (fold. map) pl. ; 33 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DA670 D7 C65 1732+ Oversize
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Attributed by by Watt, Lowndes, and Allibone to N. Coker; written by Thomas Gerard in the 1620s, but falsely attributed to John Coker [by the publisher]. Cf. Coker's survey of Dorsetshire, 1980 reprint.
T.p. transcription: A survey of Dorsetshire. Containing the antiquities and natural history of that county. With a particular description of all the places of note, and antient seats. And a copious genealogical account of three hundred of the principal families. With their arms fully described and curiously engraved on six folio copperplates. To which is prefix'd a map of the county. Publish'd from an original manuscript, written by the Reverend Mr. Coker, of Mapowder in the said county.
Includes index.
Subject Terms:
Dorset (England) -- Description and travel.
Dorset (England) -- History.
Wilcox, J. -- Publisher.
Contributors:
Coker, John. Survey of Dorsetshire.
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