or, A geographical description of the kingdoms of England, Scotland and Ireland, with the isles and territories thereto belonging. And for the better perfecting of the said work, there is added an alphabetical table of the names, titles, and seats of the nobility and gentry that each county of England and Wales is or lately was, enobled with. Illuatrated with a map of each county of England, besides several general ones.
|Main Creator:||Blome, Richard, d. 1705.|
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London, Printed by T. Roycroft for the undertaker, R. Blome, 1673.
"Truly described by Bishop Nicolson as a 'most entire piece of theft out of Camden & Speed."--Dict. nat. biog., v. 5, p. 225.
The "plates" consist of "coats of Armes" etc. of the "benefactors & promoters of this work", and are printed on both sides.
"An alphabetical account of the nobility and gentry", p. 345-464, has special t.-p.
Physical description: 7 p. ℓ., 464 p. 12 pl., 50 fold. maps, plan. 32 cm.
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|Ir 9141 b 9||Main Reading Room||Irish|