A chorographical description of all the tracts, rivers, mountains, forests, and other parts of this renowned isle of Great Britain (Poly-Olbion)

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Title

A chorographical description of all the tracts, rivers, mountains, forests, and other parts of this renowned isle of Great Britain (Poly-Olbion)

Creator

Michael Drayton

Description

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 to William Corbett.

The full text of the 1612 edition of Poly-Olbion is available online.
"Dratons Polelion"

Publisher

Humphrey Lownes and Augustine Mathewes for John Marriott, John Grismand, and Thomas Dewe

Date

1622

Format

fol

Language

English

Identifier

STC (2nd ed.), 7228

Subject

Geography

Source

ESTC

Type

book

Citation

Michael Drayton, “A chorographical description of all the tracts, rivers, mountains, forests, and other parts of this renowned isle of Great Britain (Poly-Olbion),” William Corbett's Bookshop, accessed July 20, 2017, https://corbettsbookshop.omeka.net/items/show/176.