Asia, The First Part being an Accurate Description of Persia, and the Several Provinces thereof. The Vast Empire of The Great Mogol, and other Parts of India: and their Several Kingdoms and Regions: with The Denominations and Descriptions of the Cities, Towns, and Palaces of Remark therein contain’d. The Various Customs, Habits, Religion, and Languages of the Inhabitants. Their Political Governments, and way of Commerce. Also The Plants and Animals peculiar to each Country. Collected and Translated from most Authentick Authors, and Augmented with later Observations; illustrated with Notes, and Adorn’d with peculiar Maps and proper Sculptures.

Ogilby, John.

Book ID: 36286


Folio. [7], 253 pp., + [16], Lacking external plates and maps, engraved additional pictorial title loose, numerous steel engraved illustrations in text, title printed in red and black loose, slightly browned, missing pages 131-134 & 163-164, page 135 small tear without loss, page 140 repaired with tape and some loss, small part of page 149 repaired with tape & small loss, pages 141-142 tear without loss, double column per page, + 10 pp. “table of contents”, copy disband in its original hard back binding, printed by the author at the House In White-Friers, London, 1673.
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