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THE HISTORIE [HISTORY] OF THE WORLD. IN FIVE BOOKES... by  Sir Walter [RALEIGH] RALEGH - Hardcover - Fourth Edition - (1634) - from Charles Agvent (SKU: 014120)

THE HISTORIE [HISTORY] OF THE WORLD. IN FIVE BOOKES...

THE HISTORIE [HISTORY] OF THE WORLD. IN FIVE BOOKES... by  Sir Walter [RALEIGH] RALEGH - Hardcover - Fourth Edition - (1634) - from Charles Agvent (SKU: 014120)

THE HISTORIE [HISTORY] OF THE WORLD. IN FIVE BOOKES...

by [RALEIGH] RALEGH, Sir Walter

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  • hardcover
Condition
The text is generally clean with good margins. One leaf--Kk3--with clean tear with no loss. Overall a very attractive copy in Ne
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(London): (G. Lathum & R. Young), (1634). Fourth Edition. Hardcover. The text is generally clean with good margins. One leaf--Kk3--with clean tear with no loss. Overall a very attractive copy in Near Fine condition. Folio (8-1/2" x 12-3/4") bound in recent paneled two-tone calf leather with a gilt-lettered morocco spine label; [60], 184, 181-555, [1], 512, 517-669, [1], [54] pages. This copy with the poem "The Mind of the Front" bound as the first page of text and without the engraved title page with a date. It does have the printed general title page with the large portrait of Raleigh. Illustrated with six folding maps and two folding plans, all of which are in Fine condition.

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Bookseller
Charles Agvent US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
014120
Title
THE HISTORIE [HISTORY] OF THE WORLD. IN FIVE BOOKES...
Author
[RALEIGH] RALEGH, Sir Walter
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - The text is generally clean with good margins. One leaf--Kk3--with clean tear with no loss. Overall a very attractive copy in Ne
Quantity available
1
Edition
Fourth Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
(G. Lathum & R. Young)
Place of Publication
(London)
Date published
(1634)
Keywords
Sir Walter Raleigh; Rare; Early Printed Books; History
Bookseller catalogs
Early Printing; Maps; 17th Century; Early Printed Books;

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Charles Agvent

All books subject to prior sale. Payment with order; institutions may be billed. Postage additional: $11.00 for the first book, $6.00 each thereafter. Overseas postage billed at approximate cost. Pennsylvania residents must add 6% sales tax. Mastercard, Visa, and American Express accepted. We are also open to reasonable payment terms. A book may be returned within 7 days of receipt for any reason provided it is in the same condition as sent and prior notice is given. Please insure returns for their full value.

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Charles Agvent

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About Charles Agvent

We carry a diverse and select stock with major specialties including Modern and 19th Century Literary First Editions, Signed Books & Autographs (especially Presidential and Literary), and Limited Editions Club books. We have been in business since 1987 and are proud to be members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America (ABAA) and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB).

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morocco
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