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A discourse touching the drayning the great Fennes, lying within the severall counties of Lincolne, Northampton, Huntington, Norfolke, Suffolke, Cambridge, and the Isle of Ely : as it was presented to His Majestie / by Sir Cornelius Vermuiden, Knight.

By: Vermuyden, Cornelius, Sir, 1590-1677.
Contributor(s): Charles I, King of England, 1600-1649.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : Printed by Thomas Fawcet ..., 1642Description: [1], 32 p., [1] folded leaf of plates : 1 map ; 4to.Subject(s): Drainage -- England -- Fens | Fens, The (England)
List(s) this item appears in: Fens - drainage - pre-1900
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Book (Not for loan) Science Museum Wroughton
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O.B. VER VERMUIDEN (Browse shelf) Not For Loan 30209019394341

"Published by authority."

Goldsmiths' Lib. cat., 772.

Wing, V241.

Signature of 'C. Myhie'(?) to title page; unidentified.

Signature of 'W Creasy 1777' to p. 7; unidentified.

Bookstamp of the Patent Office Library.

Annotated. Nota regarding costings of 'project' to p. 2; underlining of text to pp. 4-5; calculation of the length of rods p. 7; notae regarding 'the undertaking of the project' to pp. 28-30.

[The map is wanting].

Red Science Museum Library stamp to title page, dated 01/05/1970.

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