A Geographical Dictionary: Second Edition (1691)

Author(s): Edmund Bohun

World History | Rare | Antiquarian | Secondhand

A Geographical Dictionary: Representing the Present and Ancient Names of all the Countries, Provinces, Remarkable Cities, Univsities, Ports, Towns, Mountains, Seas, Streights[sic], Fountains, and Rivers Of the Whole World: Their Distances, Longitudes, and Latitudes. With a Short Historical Account of the same; and their Present State: To which is added and INDEX of the Ancient and Latin Names.  Very Necessary for the right understanding of all Modern Histories, and especially the divers Accounts of the present Transactions of Europe.  The Second Edition Corrected and Enlarged, together with several Useful Maps not in the former edition.

Binding of text block intact, however leather front cover and the spine are completely detached (the spine has disintegrated).  Soiling of title page, and foxing & tanning throughout.  Some tears of pages, and some folds to corners.  Only two fold out maps present, one of Africa, and one of the Americas.  In page world map present at the beginning of the book.  Signed 1776 by John Oldershaw, an English Clergyman.  

Product Information

General Fields

  • : CIR1616989298
  • : Charles Brome
  • : January 1691
  • : London
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Edmund Bohun
  • : Cover disintegrated
  • : unpaged