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|Material Type:||Online system or service, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Denis Petau; R. P.
|Notes:||Dionisius Petavius = Denis Petau.
Another edition of: Petau, Denis. Rationarium temporum.
"To the reader" signed: R.P., who claims responsibility for the translation, the continuation to 1659, and the "geographicall description."
"A geographicall description of the world" has individual dated title page and separate pagination; the register is continuous.
An additional leaf has been inserted between 4L2 and 4L3 (p. 607-608); 4L3r and 4L4r are unnumbered; the text is continuous despite pagination.
Frontispiece = portrait of Petau.
With an errata and advertisment leaf (a1) bound at the end of quire A.
The engraved map of the world is bound following the title page of "A geographicall description."
Reproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery.
|Description:||1 online resource (, 608, , 609, , 610, , 154,  p.,  leaves of plates) : port., map.|
|Series Title:||Early English books online.|
|Other Titles:||Rationarium temporum.
Account of time
Geographicall description of the world
History of the world