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The history of the world. In fiue bookes ...

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Raleigh, Walter, Sir, 1552?-1618.
Corporate Author: Early English Books Online.
Other Authors: Elstracke, Renold, fl. 1590-1630., Pass, Simon van de, 1595?-1647., Holland, Compton.
Format: Online Book
Published: At London : Printed [by William Iaggard, W. Stansby and N. Okes] for Walter Burre [and are to be sold at his shop in Paules Churchyard at the signe of the Crane], 1614 [i.e. 1621]
Series:Early English books online.
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Item Description:Includes index.
Engraved t.p. signed, Ren. Elstrack sculpsit; port. of Sir Walter Raleigh signed, Sim. Pass. sculp., and Comp. Holland exc.; head-pieces, tail-pieces, initials.
In two parts.
In STC 20637-20641 the engraved title page is dated 1614--Cf. STC.
Printer's names from colophon and STC. Correct publication date from STC. Vendor's address from colophon.
Colophon is dated 1617.
Stansby printed quires 2nd A-K; N. Okes printed the preface, Jaggard the rest--Cf. STC.
Numerous errors in paging.
Signatures: pi¹ A-B⁶ C⁴ a⁶ b A-S⁶ T-U⁴ 2A-5Z⁶ [par.]-2[par.]⁶ *-**.
Imperfect: stained and faded. Copy at reel 2216:1 is an improved copy over that at reel 1462:1.
Reproductions of the originals in the Cambridge University Library (reel 1462:1) and University of Birmingham Library (reel 2216:1).
Physical Description:[65], 555 [i.e. 559], [1], 669 [i.e. 665], [55] p., [8] folded leaves of plates : port., maps, tables.