No description, website, or topics provided.
Switch branches/tags
Nothing to show
Clone or download
Fetching latest commit…
Cannot retrieve the latest commit at this time.
Permalink
Type Name Latest commit message Commit time
Failed to load latest commit information.
A19942.xml
README.md

README.md

#The vvorldes hydrographical discription Wherein is proued not onely by aucthoritie of writers, but also by late experience of trauellers and reasons of substantiall probabilitie. that the worlde in all his zones clymats and places, is habitable and inhabited, and the seas likewise vniuersally nauigable ... whereby appeares that from England there is a short and speedie passage into the South Seas, to China, Molucca, Phillipina, and India, by northely nauigation ... Published by I. Dauis of Sandrudg by Dartmouth in the countie of Deuon. Gentleman. Anno 1595. May 27.#

##Davis, John, 1550?-1605.## The vvorldes hydrographical discription Wherein is proued not onely by aucthoritie of writers, but also by late experience of trauellers and reasons of substantiall probabilitie. that the worlde in all his zones clymats and places, is habitable and inhabited, and the seas likewise vniuersally nauigable ... whereby appeares that from England there is a short and speedie passage into the South Seas, to China, Molucca, Phillipina, and India, by northely nauigation ... Published by I. Dauis of Sandrudg by Dartmouth in the countie of Deuon. Gentleman. Anno 1595. May 27. Davis, John, 1550?-1605.

##General Summary##

Links

TCP catalogueHTMLEPUBPage images (Historical Texts)

Availability

This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. This Phase I text is available for reuse, according to the terms of Creative Commons 0 1.0 Universal. The text can be copied, modified, distributed and performed, even for commercial purposes, all without asking permission.

Major revisions

  1. 2003-09 TCP Assigned for keying and markup
  2. 2003-09 SPi Global Keyed and coded from ProQuest page images
  3. 2003-10 Judith Siefring Sampled and proofread
  4. 2003-10 Judith Siefring Text and markup reviewed and edited
  5. 2003-12 pfs Batch review (QC) and XML conversion

##Content Summary##

#####Front#####

  1. TO THE RIGHT HOnorable Lordes of her Maiesties most Honorable priuie Consayle.

#####Body#####

  1. The worlds Hydrographicall Obiections against al northerly discoueries.

    _ To proue a passage by the Norwest, without any land impedimentes to hinder the same, by aucthoritie of writters, and experience of trauellers, contrary to the former obiections.

    _ By experience of Trauellers to proue this passage.

    _ To proue the premisses by the attemptes of our owne Countrymen, besides others.

    _ By late experience to proue that America is an Iland, and may be sayled round about contrary to the former obiection.

    _ To prooue by experience that the sea fryseth not.

    _ That the ayre in colde regions is tollerable.

    _ That vnder the Pole is the place of greatest dignitie.

    _ What benefits would growe vnto England• by this passage being discouered.

Types of content

  • Oh, Mr. Jourdain, there is prose in there!

There are 99 ommitted fragments! @reason (99) : illegible (99) • @resp (99) : #PDCC (99) • @extent (99) : 1 letter (78), 2 letters (13), 1 word (6), 3 letters (1), 4 letters (1)

Character listing

Text string(s) codepoint(s)
Latin-1 Supplement ¼é 188 233
Combining Diacritical Marks ̄ 772
General Punctuation 8226
Geometric Shapes ▪◊ 9642 9674
CJKSymbolsandPunctuation 〈〉 12296 12297

##Tag Usage Summary##

###Header Tag Usage###

No element name occ attributes
1. author 2
2. availability 1
3. biblFull 1
4. change 5
5. date 8 @when (1) : 2004-03 (1)
6. edition 1
7. editionStmt 1
8. editorialDecl 1
9. extent 2
10. idno 6 @type (6) : DLPS (1), STC (2), EEBO-CITATION (1), PROQUEST (1), VID (1)
11. keywords 1 @scheme (1) : http://authorities.loc.gov/ (1)
12. label 5
13. langUsage 1
14. language 1 @ident (1) : eng (1)
15. listPrefixDef 1
16. note 6
17. notesStmt 2
18. p 11
19. prefixDef 2 @ident (2) : tcp (1), char (1) • @matchPattern (2) : ([0-9-]+):([0-9IVX]+) (1), (.+) (1) • @replacementPattern (2) : http://eebo.chadwyck.com/downloadtiff?vid=$1&page=$2 (1), https://raw.githubusercontent.com/textcreationpartnership/Texts/master/tcpchars.xml#$1 (1)
20. projectDesc 1
21. pubPlace 2
22. publicationStmt 2
23. publisher 2
24. ref 2 @target (2) : https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/ (1), http://www.textcreationpartnership.org/docs/. (1)
25. seriesStmt 1
26. sourceDesc 1
27. term 1
28. textClass 1
29. title 3
30. titleStmt 2

###Text Tag Usage###

No element name occ attributes
1. am 1
2. closer 1
3. desc 99
4. div 11 @type (11) : title_page (1), dedication (1), text (1), part (8)
5. ex 1
6. expan 1
7. g 385 @ref (385) : char:EOLhyphen (350), char:cmbAbbrStroke (21), char:abque (1), char:punc (13)
8. gap 99 @reason (99) : illegible (99) • @resp (99) : #PDCC (99) • @extent (99) : 1 letter (78), 2 letters (13), 1 word (6), 3 letters (1), 4 letters (1)
9. head 10
10. hi 252 @rend (12) : sup (12)
11. p 35
12. pb 50 @facs (50) : tcp:5478:1 (2), tcp:5478:2 (2), tcp:5478:3 (2), tcp:5478:4 (2), tcp:5478:5 (2), tcp:5478:6 (2), tcp:5478:7 (2), tcp:5478:8 (2), tcp:5478:9 (2), tcp:5478:10 (2), tcp:5478:11 (2), tcp:5478:12 (2), tcp:5478:13 (2), tcp:5478:14 (2), tcp:5478:15 (2), tcp:5478:16 (2), tcp:5478:17 (2), tcp:5478:18 (2), tcp:5478:19 (2), tcp:5478:20 (2), tcp:5478:21 (2), tcp:5478:22 (2), tcp:5478:23 (2), tcp:5478:24 (2), tcp:5478:25 (2) • @rendition (42) : simple:additions (42)
13. seg 2 @rend (2) : decorInit (2)
14. signed 1
15. trailer 1