History and geography
Books about history and geography.
A detailed description of the buildings, social condition and customs of London in the time of Elizabeth I. The full text of the 1633 edition is available to read online here.
A chorographical description of all the tracts, rivers, mountains, forests, and other parts of this renowned isle of Great Britain (Poly-Olbion)
A topographical poem describing the counties of England and Wales, and their local traditions and histories. Book 1 of the work is accompanied by annotations by antiquarian John Selden. The 1622 edition was sold by John Grismond, who supplied books…