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 Europe, Asia, Africa, and America.
- London : Printed by J. Streater, and are to be sold by George Sawbridge at the Bible on Ludgate-Hill, 1659.
- Physical Description:
- ,  p.,  folded leaf of plates : port., map ; 29 cm.
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsD18 P47 1659+ OversizeYale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Many errors in paging. The "Geographicall description" has separate paging and special t.-p.
"To the reader" signed "R. P.," who is apparently responsible for the translation, continuation, and "Geographicall description."
- Subject Terms:
- Geography.Monckton, Edward -- Bookplate.Sawbridge, George -- Publisher.Streater, J. -- Printer.World history.
- Engravings -- 1659.
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Petau, Denis, 1583-1652, The history of the world, or, An account of time , 1659
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