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A mirrour or looking-glass both for saints, and sinners, held forth in some thousands of examples : wherein is presented, as Gods wonderful mercies to the one, so his severe judgments against the other : collected out of the most classique authors, both ancient, and modern, with some late examples observed by my self, and others : whereunto are added a geographical description of all the countries...

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Clarke, Samuel 1599-1682  Search this
Cross, Thomas fl. 1632-1682  Search this
Gaywood, Richard fl. 1650-1680  Search this
Clarke, Samuel 1599-1682 Geographical description of all the countries in the known world  Search this
Physical description:
2 v., [1] leaf of plates : port. ; 31 cm. (fol.)
Early works to 1800
Added engraved title pages.
With added engraved title pages for volume 1, for "A geographical description of all the countries in the known world", and for vol. 2. The first two are signed by Richard Gaywood, the last by Thomas Cross.
"A geographical description of all the countries in the known world" has separate dated title page, pagination, and register. Although usually found issued with this edition of "Mirrour or looking-glass", it was apparently also issued separately (Wing C4517)
"A true, and faithful account of the four chiefest plantations of the English in America" has separate pagination beginning on 7A1, and title page dated 1670.
"Examples of the wonderful works of God in the creatures" (caption title) has separate pagination and register.
Vol. 2 has title: A mirrour or looking-glasse, both for saints, and sinners: held forth in some thousands of examples ... collected out of authors of good credit, both antient and modern; with some late examples, observed by my self, and others, from whom I received them : he second volume / by Sam. Clarke.
P. 703, 1st sequence, is misnumbered 45.
Text within ruled borders; woodcut head-pieces, initials.
Includes indexes.
Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), C4552
SCNHRB copy (39088015717671) incomplete, v. 1 only.
SCNHRB copy has pencilled note on t.p. and back free endpaper.
SCNHRB copy half bound in late 19th-century dark brown sheepskin and marbled boards, marbled edges and endpapers, title in gilt on spine; housed in a gray archival box.
Exempla  Search this
Geography  Search this
Call number:
AG104 .C53 1671
Data Source:
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