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The Resource The historie of the world in five bookes : 1 Intreating of the beginning and first ages of the same, from the Creation unto Abraham. 2 Of the times from the birth of Abraham to the destruction of the Temple of Salomon. 3 From the destruction of Jerusalem, to the time of Philip of Macedon. 4 From the raigne of Philip of Macedon, to the establishing of that kingdome in the race of Antigonus. 5 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 bookes : 1 Intreating of the beginning and first ages of the same, from the Creation unto Abraham. 2 Of the times from the birth of Abraham to the destruction of the Temple of Salomon. 3 From the destruction of Jerusalem, to the time of Philip of Macedon. 4 From the raigne of Philip of Macedon, to the establishing of that kingdome in the race of Antigonus. 5 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 bookes : 1 Intreating of the beginning and first ages of the same, from the Creation unto Abraham. 2 Of the times from the birth of Abraham to the destruction of the Temple of Salomon. 3 From the destruction of Jerusalem, to the time of Philip of Macedon. 4 From the raigne of Philip of Macedon, to the establishing of that kingdome in the race of Antigonus. 5 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
Title
The historie of the world in five bookes
Title remainder
1 Intreating of the beginning and first ages of the same, from the Creation unto Abraham. 2 Of the times from the birth of Abraham to the destruction of the Temple of Salomon. 3 From the destruction of Jerusalem, to the time of Philip of Macedon. 4 From the raigne of Philip of Macedon, to the establishing of that kingdome in the race of Antigonus. 5 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
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Citation location within source
R162
Citation source
Wing (2nd ed.)
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1552?-1618
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Raleigh, Walter
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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1595?-1647,
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Pass, Simon van de
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  • History, Ancient
  • World history
  • World maps
  • Chronology, Historical
Target audience
general
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The historie of the world in five bookes : 1 Intreating of the beginning and first ages of the same, from the Creation unto Abraham. 2 Of the times from the birth of Abraham to the destruction of the Temple of Salomon. 3 From the destruction of Jerusalem, to the time of Philip of Macedon. 4 From the raigne of Philip of Macedon, to the establishing of that kingdome in the race of Antigonus. 5 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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  • Another edition of: Raleigh, Sir Walter. The history of the world
  • With a preliminary engraved title page ([pi]2), preceded by a page of explanatory verse on [pi]1r
  • Imprint from engraved title page
  • Text is continuous despite pagination
  • Signatures: [pi]4 A-B6 C4 a-b6 2 A-S6 T-V4 2A-V6 3A-V6 4A-4U6 5A-Z6 (a)-(aa)6 (*)6 (**) (both U and V used in some quires)
  • Letterpress title page includes engraved portrait of Raleigh signed, "Sim: Past sculpt.", with Raleigh arms below
  • With indexes and preliminary contents leaves
  • Includes chronological table of ancient history on [13] of the final leaves
  • Reproduction of the original in the Bodleian Library, Oxford
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
black and white
Control code
99831176e
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
[68], 184, 181-555, 1p., 1-512, 517-669, [55] p., [7] leaves of plates (folded maps)
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
tables
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
99831176e
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The historie of the world in five bookes : 1 Intreating of the beginning and first ages of the same, from the Creation unto Abraham. 2 Of the times from the birth of Abraham to the destruction of the Temple of Salomon. 3 From the destruction of Jerusalem, to the time of Philip of Macedon. 4 From the raigne of Philip of Macedon, to the establishing of that kingdome in the race of Antigonus. 5 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
  • Another edition of: Raleigh, Sir Walter. The history of the world
  • With a preliminary engraved title page ([pi]2), preceded by a page of explanatory verse on [pi]1r
  • Imprint from engraved title page
  • Text is continuous despite pagination
  • Signatures: [pi]4 A-B6 C4 a-b6 2 A-S6 T-V4 2A-V6 3A-V6 4A-4U6 5A-Z6 (a)-(aa)6 (*)6 (**) (both U and V used in some quires)
  • Letterpress title page includes engraved portrait of Raleigh signed, "Sim: Past sculpt.", with Raleigh arms below
  • With indexes and preliminary contents leaves
  • Includes chronological table of ancient history on [13] of the final leaves
  • Reproduction of the original in the Bodleian Library, Oxford
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
black and white
Control code
99831176e
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
[68], 184, 181-555, 1p., 1-512, 517-669, [55] p., [7] leaves of plates (folded maps)
File format
one file format
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
tables
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
99831176e

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