3 edition of geographical description of all the countries in the known world ... found in the catalog.
geographical description of all the countries in the known world ...
1671 by Printed by T. Milbourn for R. Clavel, T. Passinger [etc.] in London .
Written in English
|Statement||by Sa. Clarke ...|
|Genre||Early works to 1800.|
|LC Classifications||AG104 .C5 1671|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 p. l, 293, 85, 35 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||293|
|LC Control Number||06000424|
"The Book Of Descriptions Of Countries" () Francesco Pegolotti Introduction Around Francesco Balducci Pegolotti, an otherwise unknown agent of the Bardi banking house of Florence, composed a handbook of practical advice for merchants. World Atlas with links to maps of countries, states, and regions, and find a geography guide & facts about every country in the world. Presents profiles of countries from around the world, with information on such topics as historical events, the environment, physical geography, habitats, animal and plant life, agriculture, the economy, culture, governments, and industries.
A geographical description of all the countries in the known world: As also of the greatest and geographical description of all the countries in the known world. book cities, and fabricks which have been, or are now remaining: together with the greatest rivers, the strangest fountains, the various minerals, stones, trees, hearbs, plants, fruits, gums, & c.
A geographical description of all the countries in the known world: as also of the greatest and famousest cities : whereunto are now added an alphabetical-description of all the counties in England and Wales, and of the four chiefest English plantations in America : collected out of the most approved authors and from such as were eye-witnesses of most of the things contained herein.
Full title: A Geographical Description Of All The Countries In The Known World. As Also Of the greatest and famousest Cities and Fabricks which have been, or are now remaining: Together with The greatest Rivers, the Strangest Fountains, the various Minerals, Stones, Trees, Hearbs, Plants, Fruits, Gums, &c.
which are to bee found in every Edition: 1st Edition. The London general gazetteer, or Geographical dictionary Volume 2; containing a description of the various countries, kingdoms, states, cities, towns, &c.
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book 1; containing a description of the various countries, kingdoms, states, cities, towns, &c. of the known world [Group, Books] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The London general gazetteer, or Geographical dictionary Volume 1; containing a description of the various countriesFirst published: 06 Mar, Author: Clarke, Samuel, Title: A geographicall description of all the countries in the known vvorld as also of the greatest and famousest cities and fabricks which have been, or are now remaining: together with the greatest rivers, the strangest fountains, the various minerals, stones, trees which are to be found in every country: unto which is added, a description of the.
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