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Author: Meriton, George, 1634-1711.
Title: A geographical description of the world with a brief account of the several empires, dominions, and parts thereof : as also the natures of the people, the customs, manners, and commodities of the several countreys : with a description of the principal cities in each dominion : together with a short direction for travellers.
Publication Info: Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan, Digital Library Production Service
2011 December (TCP phase 2)
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Print source: A geographical description of the world with a brief account of the several empires, dominions, and parts thereof : as also the natures of the people, the customs, manners, and commodities of the several countreys : with a description of the principal cities in each dominion : together with a short direction for travellers.
Meriton, George, 1634-1711.

London: Printed for William Leake ..., 1671.
Notes:
Other eds. show authors name on t.p.
Includes index.
Errata: preliminary p. [16]
Reproduction of original in the University of Illinois Library.
Subject terms:
Geography -- 17th-18th centuries.
Europe -- Description and travel -- 17th-18th centuries.
URL: http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A50651.0001.001

Contents
title page
frontispiece
THE BOOKSELLER TO THE READER.
A TABLE of the Names of the principal Places contained in this Book.
ERRATA.
title page
OF Europe.
introduction
Of Spain.
region Pyrenean
France.
introduction
Burgundy County.
Lorrain.
Savoy.
The Signeury of Geneva.
The Alpes.
Italy.
introduction
The Kingdom of Naples.
The Papacy.
The Commonwealth of Venice.
The Dukedom of Florence.
The Dukedom of Millain.
The Dukedom of Mantua.
The Dukedom of Vrbin.
The Principality of Parma.
The State of Genoa.
The State of Lucca.
Netherland.
introduction
Limburg.
The States of the Low-Countreys.
Germany.
Denmark.
introduction
The Cimbrick Chersoness.
Norwey.
Swedeland.
Moscovy.
Poland.
Hungary.
Transilvania.
Sclavonia.
Turky.
Of those Countreys which the Turks term Romania, anciently known by the Names of Greece and Dacia.
region Greece
Dacia.
Of Asia.
introduction
region Turkish Asia
Natolia.
Syria.
Palestine.
Armenia.
Arabia.
Assyria.
Mesopotamia.
Chaldea.
region Persian Asia
Persia.
Media.
Parthia.
region Tartarian Provinces
Tartaria.
Cathaie.
region India
Of India, commonly called East-India.
region India intra Gangem
Narsinga.
India extra Gangem.
China.
Of Africa.
introduction
Barbary.
Numidia and Lybia.
Of the Land of Negros.
Ethiopia Superior, or the Empire of Prester John.
Of Ethiopia Exterior.
Egypt.
Of America.
introduction
Mexicana.
Peruana.
The Islands and Seas.
region Grecian
Pontus Euxinus.
The Aegean Sea.
Creta.
The Ionian Isles.
The Adriatick Sea.
The Mediterranean Sea.
Sicilia.
Malta.
Corsica.
Sardinia.
The Baleares.
The Isles of the Ocean.
The British Islands.
islands Greater
Britain.
England.
Wales.
Scotland.
Ireland.
islands Lesser
The Orcades.
The Hebrides.
The Sorlinges.
The Sporades.
The Northern Islands.
islands Asiatic
The Oriental Islands.
Cyprus.
Rhodes.
The Affrican Isles.
Madagascar.
The American Islands.
The Islands of the Virgi∣nian Ocean.
Certain Precepts & Observations for those that do intend to TRAVELL.
Books Printed for William Leak at the Crown in Fleet-street, between the two Temple-Gates.