Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: The merchants mappe of commerce : wherein the universall manner and matter of trade, is compendiously handled : the standerd and currant coines of sundry princes observed : the reall and imaginary coines of accompts and exchanges expressed : the naturall

Digital Image File Name: 
62862
Source Call Number: 
STC 21094 (folio)
Source Creator: 
Roberts, Lewes, 1596-1640.
Source Title: 
The merchants mappe of commerce : wherein the universall manner and matter of trade, is compendiously handled : the standerd and currant coines of sundry princes observed : the reall and imaginary coines of accompts and exchanges expressed : the naturall
Image Details: 
British Book Illustration project 2012-2015
Source Created or Published: 
MDCXXXVIII [1638]
Physical Description: 
frontispiece
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Roberts, Lewes, 1596-1640.
Title (Hamnet): 
The merchants mappe of commerce : wherein the universall manner and matter of trade, is compendiously handled : the standerd and currant coines of sundry princes observed : the reall and imaginary coines of accompts and exchanges expressed : the naturall and artificiall commodities of all countries for transportation declared : the weights and measures of all eminent cities and tovvns of traffique, collected and reduced one into another, and all to the meridian of commerce practised in the famous citie of London / by Lewes Roberts, merchant ...
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
At London :
Publisher (Hamnet): 
Printed by R.O. for Ralph Mabb,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
MDCXXXVIII [1638]
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
[12], 12, 223, [3], 116, 119-202, 205-262, [2], 192, [22] p., [3] leaves of plates (1 folded) : ill., maps, port. ; 29 cm (fol.)
Subject (Hamnet): 
Weights and measures -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Coinage, International -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Foreign exchange -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Great Britain -- Commerce -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Commerce -- Early works to 1800.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Eliot's Court Press, printer.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Dalen, Cornelius van, printmaker.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Oulton, Richard, fl. 1633-1643, printer.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Kingston, Felix, printer.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Mab, Ralph, bookseller.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Harper, Thomas, d. 1656, printer.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Adderley, John, 17th cent., signer.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Harmsworth, R. Leicester Sir, (Robert Leicester), 1870-1937.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Includes index.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Signatures: pi1 A⁶(±A1) a⁶ B-T⁶ V⁴ [par.]⁶ 2[par.]⁴ 2A-2I⁶ 2K*⁶(-2K*6) 2K-2X⁶ 3A-3P⁶ 3Q⁸; 2X6 blank.
Notes (Hamnet): 
With a frontispiece, an added engraved t.p. (title: The marchants mapp of commerce, signed: Corn. van Dalen, sculpsit.), and a folded map.
Notes (Hamnet): 
STC (2nd ed.) reports that gatherings 2A-2K* were printed by F. Kingston; 2K-2Q by Eliot's Court Press (?); 2R-2X by T. Harper; 3N-3Q by an unidentifed printer; and the rest by R. Oulton.
Citations (Hamnet): 
ESTC S122012
Citations (Hamnet): 
STC (2nd ed.) 21094
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet): 
Autographs: John Adderly, Jo. Adderley; inscription: Rad[us?] Adderley, liber ejus anno Dom. 1694. Sir Leicester Harmsworth copy. Bound in contemporary calf with black leather spine label: Roberts's Marchants mapp of commerce.
Call Number (Hamnet): 
STC 21094 (folio)