Lithgow, William, 1582-1645?
The totall discourse, of the rare aduentures, and painefull peregrinations of long nineteene yeares trauayles, from Scotland, to the most famous kingdomes in Europe, Asia, and Affrica : perfited by three deare bought voyages, in surueighing of forty eight kingdomes ancient and moderne, twenty one rei-publickes, ten absolute principalities, with two hundred ilands : the particular names whereof, are described in each argument of the ten diuisions of this history : and it also diuided in three bookes, two whereof, neuer heretofore published : wherein is contayned, an exact relation, of the lawes, religion, policies, and gouernment of all their princes, potentates, andpeople : together with the grieuous tortures he suffered, by the inquisition ofMalaga in Spaine, his miraculous discouery and deliuery thence, and of his lastand late returne from the Northerne Iles ... / by William Lithgovv.
Imprinted at London : by Nicholas Okes, 1632.
BEIN Ecd 609Le: The dedication copy, probably presented to Charles I of England by the author, and bound in gilt tooled contemporary olive morocco with the arms of Charles I. Stamp "HL" of Lord Lempster impressed in blind on both boards. From the library of Mr. Bindley, 1819. Armorial bookplate: S. Griswold Flagg. Bookplates: William Loring Andrews; Cortlandt F. Bishop.
Signatures: A-3V?.
An edition of: Lithgow, William "A most delectable, and true discourse, of and admired and painefull peregrination in Europe, Asia and Affricke."; earlier editions published 1614, 1616 and 1623.
STC (2nd ed.) 15712.5
ESTC (RLIN) S124562
Voyages and travels -- Early works to 1800.
Inquisition -- Spain -- Early works to 1800.
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