A briefe collection and compendious extract of the strau[n]ge and memorable things, gathered oute of the cosmographye of Sebastian Munster. Where in is made a playne descrypsion of diuerse and straunge lavves rites, manners, and properties of sundry nacio[n]s, and a short reporte of straunge histories of diuerse men, and of the nature and properties of certayne fovvles, fishes, beastes, monsters, and sundrie countries and places Cosmographia. English. Abridgments

Title

A briefe collection and compendious extract of the strau[n]ge and memorable things, gathered oute of the cosmographye of Sebastian Munster. Where in is made a playne descrypsion of diuerse and straunge lavves rites, manners, and properties of sundry nacio[n]s, and a short reporte of straunge histories of diuerse men, and of the nature and properties of certayne fovvles, fishes, beastes, monsters, and sundrie countries and places Cosmographia. English. Abridgments

Author

Münster, Sebastian, 1489-1552.

Eden, Richard, 1521?-1576, attributed name.

Date

1572

Place of Publication

London

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Languages

English

Editorial Practice

The translation sometimes attributed to Richard Eden. Imperfect: some print show-through; all after folio 101 lacking. Reproduction of the original in the British Library.

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Approx. 220 KB of XML-encoded text transcribed from 103 1-bit group-IV TIFF page images.

Identifiers
  • OTA: A07871
  • PURL: http://purl.ox.ac.uk/ota/A07871
  • DLPS: A07871
  • STC: STC 18242
  • STC: ESTC S107531
  • EEBO-CITATION: 99843230
  • PROQUEST: 99843230
  • VID: 7945