Modern history: or, The present state of all nations : describing their respective situations, persons, habits, buildings, manners, laws and customs, religion and policy, arts and sciences, trades, manufactures and husbandry, plants, animals and minerals /

by Mr. Salmon. Vol.I. In which the empire of China; the kingdoms of Japan, Tonquin, Cochin-China and Siam; the Ladrone and Philippine Islands, and that of Macassar are comprehended ; illustrated with cuts, and maps, accurately drawn, according to the geographical part of this work, by Herman Moll

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Main Author: Salmon, Thomas, 1679-1767.
Other Authors: Moll, Herman, -1732.
Associated Name: Crokat, James (Bookseller)
Uniform Title:Modern history. Vol.1
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: London : Printed for James Crokatt, 1725 [1734?]
Edition:3rd ed.
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Physical Description:[24], 464, [8] p., [14] leaves of plates (7 folded) : ill., maps, ports. ; 21 cm (8vo)
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General note:Title page printed in red and black.
With printed marginalia.
With an additional title page reading: 'Modern history: or, The present state of all nations. Describing their respective situations, persons, habits, buildings, manners, laws and customs, religion and policy, arts and sciences, trades, manufactures and husbandry, plants, animals and minerals. By Mr. Salmon. No I. For the month of June, 1724. The second edition.' London: printed for James Crokatt; and sold by J. Graves, C. King, C. Rivington, J. Brotherton, and J. Clark. 1724.
Includes index.
This volume at least first issued in parts.
All vols were available separately and some at least were issued in parts.
ESTC states their copy to be a reissue of the 1725 edition with a final advertisement leaf which can be dated, on internal evidence, to 1734. Final advertisement leaf missing in this Trinity College copy; thereby impossible to confirm or disprove this claim.
Citation / References note:ESTC, T139584
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