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The Resource The historie of the world, : in five books. The first. Intreating of the beginning and first ages of the same, from the Creation unto Abraham. The second. Of the times from the birth of Abraham to the destruction of the Temple of Solomon. The third. From the destruction of Jerusalem to the Time of Philip of Macedon. The fourth. From the reign of Philip of Macedon to the establishing of that kingdom in the race of Antigonus. The fifth. From the settled rule of Alexanders successors in the East, untill the Romans (prevailing over all) made conquest of Asia and Macedon., By Sir Walter Ralegh, knight, (electronic resource)

The historie of the world, : in five books. The first. Intreating of the beginning and first ages of the same, from the Creation unto Abraham. The second. Of the times from the birth of Abraham to the destruction of the Temple of Solomon. The third. From the destruction of Jerusalem to the Time of Philip of Macedon. The fourth. From the reign of Philip of Macedon to the establishing of that kingdom in the race of Antigonus. The fifth. From the settled rule of Alexanders successors in the East, untill the Romans (prevailing over all) made conquest of Asia and Macedon., By Sir Walter Ralegh, knight, (electronic resource)

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The historie of the world, : in five books. The first. Intreating of the beginning and first ages of the same, from the Creation unto Abraham. The second. Of the times from the birth of Abraham to the destruction of the Temple of Solomon. The third. From the destruction of Jerusalem to the Time of Philip of Macedon. The fourth. From the reign of Philip of Macedon to the establishing of that kingdom in the race of Antigonus. The fifth. From the settled rule of Alexanders successors in the East, untill the Romans (prevailing over all) made conquest of Asia and Macedon.
Title
The historie of the world,
Title remainder
in five books. The first. Intreating of the beginning and first ages of the same, from the Creation unto Abraham. The second. Of the times from the birth of Abraham to the destruction of the Temple of Solomon. The third. From the destruction of Jerusalem to the Time of Philip of Macedon. The fourth. From the reign of Philip of Macedon to the establishing of that kingdom in the race of Antigonus. The fifth. From the settled rule of Alexanders successors in the East, untill the Romans (prevailing over all) made conquest of Asia and Macedon.
Statement of responsibility
By Sir Walter Ralegh, knight
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Citation location within source
R164B
Citation source
Wing (2nd ed.)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1552?-1618
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Raleigh, Walter
Illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1573?-1637
  • 1590-1630,
  • 1595?-1647,
  • d. 1624,
  • fl. 1639-1677,
  • fl. 1663-1685,
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jonson, Ben
  • Elstracke, Renold
  • Pass, Simon van de
  • Holland, Compton,
  • Hole, William
  • White, Robert
  • Place, John,
  • Dawes, George
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
History, Ancient
Target audience
general
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The historie of the world, : in five books. The first. Intreating of the beginning and first ages of the same, from the Creation unto Abraham. The second. Of the times from the birth of Abraham to the destruction of the Temple of Solomon. The third. From the destruction of Jerusalem to the Time of Philip of Macedon. The fourth. From the reign of Philip of Macedon to the establishing of that kingdom in the race of Antigonus. The fifth. From the settled rule of Alexanders successors in the East, untill the Romans (prevailing over all) made conquest of Asia and Macedon., By Sir Walter Ralegh, knight, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
  • With added engraved title page signed: "Ren. Elstracke sculpsit." and dated 1666; headpieces, initials
  • Ben Jonson's stanzas "The mind of the front" follows general t.p
  • Engraved portrait of Raleigh signed: "Sim. Pass. sculp.", "Comp Holland inv."
  • Title page in red and black
  • Includes indexes
  • Numerous errors in paging
  • The [16] leaves of plates include 8 engraved maps (one signed: "Guili. Hole fecit.") mounted as double plates
  • Reproduction of original in: Birmingham Central Reference Library (Birmingham, England)
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
black and white
Control code
ocm47683488e
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
[62], 1143, [54] p., [18] leaves of plates
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
port. (metal cut), maps (metal cut)
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ocm47683488e\
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The historie of the world, : in five books. The first. Intreating of the beginning and first ages of the same, from the Creation unto Abraham. The second. Of the times from the birth of Abraham to the destruction of the Temple of Solomon. The third. From the destruction of Jerusalem to the Time of Philip of Macedon. The fourth. From the reign of Philip of Macedon to the establishing of that kingdom in the race of Antigonus. The fifth. From the settled rule of Alexanders successors in the East, untill the Romans (prevailing over all) made conquest of Asia and Macedon., By Sir Walter Ralegh, knight, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • With added engraved title page signed: "Ren. Elstracke sculpsit." and dated 1666; headpieces, initials
  • Ben Jonson's stanzas "The mind of the front" follows general t.p
  • Engraved portrait of Raleigh signed: "Sim. Pass. sculp.", "Comp Holland inv."
  • Title page in red and black
  • Includes indexes
  • Numerous errors in paging
  • The [16] leaves of plates include 8 engraved maps (one signed: "Guili. Hole fecit.") mounted as double plates
  • Reproduction of original in: Birmingham Central Reference Library (Birmingham, England)
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
black and white
Control code
ocm47683488e
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
[62], 1143, [54] p., [18] leaves of plates
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
port. (metal cut), maps (metal cut)
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
ocm47683488e\

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