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Cosmographie : in four books. Containing the chorographie and historie of the whole world, and all the principal Kingdoms, provinces, seas, and isles thereof / By Peter Heylyn..

The second edition..
  • London : printed for Henry Seile [i.e. Philip Chetwind?], and are to be sold at his shop over against St. Dunstans Church in Fleetstreet. M.DC.LVII. [i.e. 1662?]
Physical description
[14], 740, [i.e. 744], 761-891, 898-958, 961-1098, [4], 1089-1095, [21] p., [4] leaves of plates : maps ; fol.
  • Added engraved title with imprint: London printed for Philip Chetwind in Aldersgate street over against New street. 1660.
  • Each book has special t.p. with varying imprint. Book 1: "... printed by E.C. for Henry Seile ... M.DC.LVI. "; book 2 as 1 but dated 1657; book 3: "... printed for Henry Seile, 1656."; book 4 pt. 1: "... printed for Philip Chetwind, 1662."; pt. 2 as 1 but undated.
  • Page 744 misnumbered 740.
  • Signatures: pi1 A-2G⁶ 2H-2I⁴ 2K-4H⁶ (4i)⁶ 4I-5G⁴ 5H⁶ 5I⁴ 5K-5M².
  • "An appendix to the former work, endeavouring a discovery of the unknown parts of the world. Especially of Terra Australis Incognita, or the Southern Continent.": 5H3r-6r, preceded by special t.p. with imprint: "London, printed for Philip Chetwinde. 1662."
  • Includes indexes.
Other names
  • English
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  1. Cambridge University (Special collections) Printed Information about Cambridge University (Special collections)

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