John Speed (1552-1629)

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Country : Grande-Bretagne
Language : anglais
Gender : masculin
Birth : Farndon (G.B.), 1552
Death : 28-07-1629
Note :
Historien et cartographe
Field : Histoire
Géographie
Variant of the name : Johannes Spedus (1552-1629) (latin)
ISNI : ISNI 0000 0001 1938 1737

Activities of John Speed (1552-1629) (290)

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The counties of Britain
A Prospect of the most famous parts of the World
Carte de Palestine, en anglais, commencée par
The Theatre of the empire of Great-Britain, presenting an exact geography of the kingdom of England, Scotland, Ireland... with a chronology of the civil-wars in England, Wales, and Ireland, together with a prospect of the most famous parts of the world... by John Speed. In this new edition are added : in the Theatre of Great Britain, the principal roads... in England and Wales... a continuation of all the battels fought in England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland... the arms of all dukes and earls... the descriptions of His Majesty's dominions... In the Prospect of the world : the empire of the Great Mogul, Palestine... with the rest of the East Indies, the empire of Russia
Buckingham both shyre and shyre towne...
Sussex described and divided into rapes with the situation of Chichester the cheife citie thereof...
Darbieshire described anno 1666. Performed
Huntington both shire and shire towne with the ancient citie Ely described
Canaan... Begun
The Theatre of the empire of Great Britaine, presenting a exact geography of the kingdomes of England, Scotland, Ireland... by John Speed. - A Prospect of the most famous parts of the world... with these kingdomes therein contained : Grecia, Roman empire, Germanie... Civill warres, in England, Wales and Ireland... together with all provinces, counties and shires contained in that large theater of Great Brittaines empire, performed by John Speed
A prospect of the most famous parts of the World... performed
The historie of Great Britaine under the conquests of the Romans, Saxons, Danesand, Normans
The Genealogies recorded in the Sacred Scriptures
A prospect of the most famous parts of the world
Britain as it was devided in the tyme of the Englishe-Saxons especially during their Heptarehy. Performed
The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine
England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland described and abridged with ẏ historic relation of things worthy memory from a farr larger voulume [the Theatre of the kingdom of Great Britain] done by John Speed
France revised and augmented the attires of the French and situations of their cheifest cityes observed
Asie with the Islands adionyng described, the atire of the people and townes of importance all of them newly augmented by I.S. Sculptum apud Abrahamum Gees
Europe, and the cheife cities contained therin, described with the habits of most Kindoms now in use
The Invasions of England and Ireland with al their civil ware since the conquest
The Kingdome of Denmarks
The kingdome of persia with the cheef oitties and habites described
A newe mape of Tartary
The Kingdoms of Persia with the cheef citties and habites
The mape of Hungari newly augmented
Spaine newly described, with many adictions, both in the attires of the people and the situations of their cheifest cityes
Africae described the manners of their habits and buildings newly done into English
America with those known parts in that unknowne worlde both people and manner of buildings
A new mape of Germany
A new mappe of the Romane Empire newly described by John Speede. [1 : 15 875 000 environ]
Spaine newly described, with many adictions, both in the attires of the people and the situations of their cheifest cityes
A New Mape of ye 17 provinces of Low Germanie. of Low Germanie mended a new in manie places...
A new mapo of Poland done into English
The History of Great Britaine under the conquests of ẏ Romans, Saxons, Danes and Normans... from Julius Caesar to our most gracious soveraigne king James, by John Speed
The countie of Radnor described and the shyretownes situatione
Canterburg, (1616)
Cardigan
Saint Davids
Cardyfe
Carlile
Bristow
Chester
Southampton
Chichester
Colchester
Corcke
Lancaster
Cambridge
Peterborow
Landaffe
Oxford
Penbroke
Lymericke (1616)
Winchester
Westminster
Theatrum imperii Magnae Britanniae, exactam regnorum Angliae, Scotiae, Hiberniae... geographiam ob oculos ponens... Opus nuper quidem a Johanne Spedo,... anglice conscriptum, nunc vero a Philemone Hollando, latinitate donatum
Hull
Bathe. (1616)
Theatrum imperii Magnae Britanniae exactam regnorum Angliae, Scotiae, Hiberniae et insularum adjacentium geographia ob oculos ponens... opus nuper quidem a Johanne Spedo,... anglice conscriptum, nunc vero a Philemone Hollando,... latinitate donatum
Theatrum Imperii Magnae Britaniae...
London
Lincolne (1616)
Darbye
Huntington
Breknoke
Dorchester
Dubline
Durham
Edynburgh
Ely
Lichfield
Excester
Theatrum imperii Magnae Britanniae
Rochester
Bedforde
Leicester (1616)
Launceston (1616)
Stafford
Shrowesbury
Ipswiche
Glocester
Kendale (1616)
Hartforde (1616)
Barwick
Hereford
Caermarden
Newe-Castle
Newport
Northampton
Richmond
Redding
Radnor
Buckingham
Monmouth
Norwiche
Nottingham
Oukham
The History of Great Britaine under the conquests of ẏ Romans, Saxons, Danes and Normans... from Julius Caesar to our most gracious soveraigne king James, by John Speed
The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine
Hartforde
Stafford
The Kingdoms of Irland, devided inte severall provinces, and the againe devided inte counties. Newly described
Bangor
Barwick
Breknoke
Caernarvon
Caernarvon both shyre and shirétowne with the ancient citie Bangor described... Performed
Cardigan shyre described with the due form of the shire town as it was surveyed by I.S. Anno 1610
Carlile. Performed
Chester
Cornwall
The countie and citie of Lyncolne described. .. Jodocus Hondius soelavit...
The countie of Nottingham described the shire townes situation and the earles thereof observed. Performed by John Speeds... Jodocus Hondius coelavit...
The counti of Warwick, the shire towne and citie of Coventre described. Performed by John Speede. Jodocus Hondius coelavit
The countye of Monmouth wih the sittuation of the shire-towe
Denbigh
Flint
Galwaye
Glamorgan shyre with the sittuations of the Cheife towne Cardyff and ancient Lindaffe described
Harlech
Hereford
Hull
The Isle of Man exactly described and into sevent Parishes, with every towne, village, bays, creke and river therein conteyned... Lescribed
The Isle of Man exactly described and into sevent Parishes, with every towne, village, bays, creke and river therein conteyned... Lescribed
Kendale
The Kingdome of England
The Kingdoms of Scotland
Lichfield
Merioneth shire described...
Middle-Sex described with the most famous cities of London and Westminster, described
Monmouth
Montgomery
Newe Castle
Northamptonshire
Oukham
Oxfordshire described with ye citie... A° 1605. Performed by John Speede...
Richmont
Saint-Asaph
Shrowesbury
Somerset-shire described ad into hundreds devided with the plott of the famous and most wholsom waters and citie of the Bathe by J.S. Corrected... by Christopher Browne...
Stanford
Suffolke described and divided into hundreds, the situation of the fayre towne Ipswich shewed ... Performed by John Speede...
Surrey described and divided into hundreds. Described by the travills of John Norden, augmented and performed by John Speede. Jodocus Hondius coe - lavit
The West Rindinge of Yorkshyre with the most famous and tayre citie Yorke described 1610
Wilshire
Worcestershire... described
Yorke
Shropshyre described the situation of Shrowesbury shewed...
The invasions of England and Ireland with al their civill wars since the Conquest...
Yorkshire, performed by John Speed corrected... by Christopher Brown
Herefordshire described with the true plot of the citie... Performed
Hartfordshire
Cumberland and the ancient citie Carlile described with many memorable antiquities therein observed
Northumberland
The North and East Ridins of Yorkshire. 13 miles [=Om. 081 ; 1 : 250 000 environ]
The North and East Ridins of Yorkshire. 13 miles [=Om. 081 ; 1 : 250 000 environ]
Montgomery shire
Rutlandshire with Oukham and Stanford her bordering neighbour newly described
The countie Westmoreland and Kendale the chief towne described with the armes of such Nobles as have bene Earles of either of then. 9 miles [=Om. 090 ; 1 : 160 000 environ]
Kent with her cities and earles described and observed
Stafford countie and towne with the ancient citie Lichfeild described
Wight island
Yorkshire, performed by John Speed corrected... by Christopher Brown
The countie Westmoreland and Kendale the cheif towne described with the armes of such Nobles as have bene Earles of either of them. 9 miles [=Om. 090 ; 1 : 160 000 environ]
Flintshire
Devonshire with Excester described... performed
Cumberland and the ancient citie Carlile described with many memorable antiquities therein observed
The Genealogies recorded in the Sacred Scriptures, according to every family and tribe, with the line of our Saviour Jesus Christ observed from Adam to the blessed Virgin Mary, by J. S.
The Genealogies recorded in the Sacred Scriptures according to every familie and tribe with the line of our Saviour Jesus Christ, observed from Adam to the blessed Virgin Marie, by J. S.
The countie Westmoreland and Kendale the chief towne described with the armes of such Nobles as have bene Earles of either of then. 9 miles [=Om. 090 ; 1 : 160 000 environ]
The County palatine of Chester [a fragment detached from the Theatre of the empire of Great Britain]. - [1]
Leicester both countye and citie described.. .
The North and East Ridins of Yorkshire. 13 miles [=Om. 081 ; 1 : 250 000 environ]
The Genealogies recorded in the Sacred Scriptures according to every familie and tribe with the line of our Saviour Jesus Christ, observed from Adam to the blessed Virgin Marie, by J. S.
The Genealogies recorded in the Sacred Scriptures

Cartographe (86)

The countie pallatine of Lancaster described and divided into hundred
Wales
Caermarden both shyre and towne described
The Kingdome of England
[Holy Iland / Garnsey / Farne / Iarsey]
The Kingdome of England
[Holy Iland / Farne / Garnsey / Iarsey]
Stanford
Warwicke
Coventree
Wales
Wales
Britain As it was devided in the tyme of the Englshe-Saxons especially during their Heptarchy
Hartford Shire described
Kent with her cities and earles described and observed
Devonshire with Excester described and the armes of such nobles as have borne the titles of them
Barkshire described
Wight Island
Hantshire described and devided
The Countye Palatine of Chester with that most ancient citie described
Cumberland and the ancient citie Carlile described with many memorable antiquities therein found observed
Darbieshire described
Denbigh shire
Dorsetshyre...
Essex, devided into Hundreds, with the most antient and fayre Towne Colchester Described and other memorable monuments observed
Flint-shire
Glamorgan shyre with the sittuations of the cheife towne Cardyff and ancient Landaffe described
Glocestershire...
[Grande Bretagne, dépendances insulaires.]
Herefordshire described with the true plot of the Citie Hereford, as alsoe the Armes of thos Nobles that have bene intituled with that Dignitye
Huntington both Shire and shire towne with the ancient citie Ely described
The Isle of Man
The Kingdome of Irland Devided into severall Provinces, and the againe devided into Counties. Newly described
The Kingdome of Scotland
Leicester both Countye and Citie described, The Honorable Famylies that have had the titles of Earls thereof. With other accidents therein observed
Merioneth shire described
Midle-Sex described with the most famous cities of London and Westminster
Montgomery shire
Norfolk
Northampton Shire
The North and East Ridins of Yorkshire
Northumberland
Oxfordshire described with ye Citie and the Armes of the Colledges of yt famous University A[nn]o 1605
Penbrokshyre described and the sittuations both of Penbroke and St. Davids shewed in due form as they were taken by
The Province of Connaugh with the Citie of Galwaye Described
The Province of Mounster
The Province Ulster described
Rutlandshire With Oukham and Stanford her bordering Neighbour Newley described
Shropshyre described the sittuation of Shrowesbury shewed with the Armes of thos Earles, and other Memorable things observed
Somerset Shire described : ad into hundreds devided, with the plott of the famous and most wholsom waters and citie of the Bathe
Stafford countie and towne with the ancient Citie Lichfeild described
Suffolke described and divided into Hundreds, The situation of the fayre towne Ipswich shewed, with the Armes of the most noble families that have bene either Dukes, or Earles both of that Countie as also of Clare
Surrey described and divided into hundreds
Sussex Described and divided into Rapes with the situation of Chichester the cheife citie thereof. And the armes of such Nobles as have bene dignified with the title of Earles since the conquest and the other accidents therein observed
Wales
Anglesey autiently called Mona described
Wilshire
Worcester Shire Described
York Shire
The countie pallatine of Lancaster described and divided into hundred
The West Ridinge of Yorkeshyre with the most famous and fayre Citie Yorke described
Bedford Shire and the situation of Bedford described with the armes of thos Honorable Familyes that have ye titles of Dukes and Earls thereof
The bishoprick and citie of Durham
Breknoke both shyre and towne described
Buckingham Both Shyre, and Shire-towne describ.
Caermarden both shyre and towne described
Caernarvon...
Caernarvon both Shyre and Shire-towne with the ancient Citie Bangor described
Cambridgshire described with the devision of tyhe hundreds, the Townes situation, with the Armes of the Colleges of that famous Universiti
Cardigan shyre described with the due form of the shiretown as it was surveyed by
Cornwall
The Countie and Citie of Lyncolne described with the Armes of them that have bene earles thereof since the conquest
The Countie of Leinster with the citie Dublin described
The Countie of Nottingham described the shire townes situation and the earls thereof observed
The countie of Radnor described and the shyretownes sittuatione
The countie pallatine of Lancaster described and divided into hundreds
The countie Westmoreland and Kendale the cheif towne described with the Armes of such Nobles as have bene Earles of either of them
The Counti of Warwick the shire towne and citie of Coventre described
The Countye of Monmouth with the sittuation of Shiretow[n]e Described
Wales
[The invasions of England and Ireland]
Norfolk a countie florishing and populous
Penbrokshyre described and the sittuations both of Penbroke and St. Davids shewed in due form as they were taken by John Speed
Kent with her cities and earles described and observed...
Germania-Karte, London, 1627. - John Speed. - [60]
Canaan

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The counties of Britain
Reproductions of carly engraved maps. II. English county maps in the collection of the Reyal Geographical Seciety, with introduction and notes
The Theatre of the Empire of Great Britaine presenting an exact geography of the Kingdomes of England, Scotland, Ireland and the Iles adioyning with the shires, hundreds, cities and shiretownes, within ye Kingdome of England divided and described
The Kingdom of China nawly angmented
Mappa Aestivarum Insularum... A Mapp of the Semmer Ilands ... Scala trium miliarum, val viginti quator stadiorum 3 [=Om. 094 ; 1 : 51 350 environ]
Bohemia, newly described
Breknoke both shyre and towne described
Cambridgeshire described with the division of the hundreds, the townes, situation...
Bedford shire and the situation of Bedford desoribed... Performed
The Kingdome of Great Britaine and Ireland
Anglesey autiently called Mona described...
Northumberland
The countye palatine of Chester with that most andlent citie desoribed
Barkshire described
The genealogies recorded in the sacred scriptures...

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Les Isles Britannicques; ou sont le Royaume d'Angleterre divisé en ses quatre Roy.mes des Saxons, trois des Anglois, et Princip.té de Galles le Royaume d'Escosse divisé en deçà, et delà le Tay, ou Royaumes des Pictes, et des Scots le Royaume d'Irlande en ses quatre Provinces, &c.
Les Isles Britanniques qui contiennent les royaumes d'Angleterre, Escosse et Irlande distingués en leurs principales provinces subdivisées en leurs shireries ou comtés. - Tiré de G. Cambdene, Chr. Saxton, I. Speede, T. Pont, R. Gordon et I.B. Boazius. - [8]
Les Isles Britannisques; ou sont le Royaume d'Angleterre divisé en ses quatre Roy[au]mes des Saxons, trois des Anglois, et Princip[au]té de Galles le Royaume d'Escosse divisé en deçà, et delà le Tay, ou Royaumes des Pictes, et des Scots: le Royaume d'Irlande en ses quatre provinces, &c.. - Exactement reveus, corrigées augment[és] sur les cartes de I. Speed, de T. Pont de Gordon a Straloch &c. - [25]
Les Isles Britannisques; ou sont le Royaume d'Angleterre divisé en ses quatre Roy[au]mes des Saxons, trois des Anglois, et Princip[au]té de Galles le Royaume d'Escosse divisé en deçà, et delà le Tay, ou Royaumes des Pictes, et des Scots: le Royaume d'Irlande en ses quatre provinces, &c.. - Exactement reveus, corrigées augment[és] sur les cartes de I. Speed, de T. Pont de Gordon a Straloch &c. - [112]
Partie meridio[na]le du Royaume d'Irlande, ou sont la Prov[in]ce de Mounster, et partie des prov[in]ces de Leinster, et Connaugh; divisées en leurs comtés. - Tirées de I. B. Boazius et de I. Speed. - [37]
Partie meridio[na]le du Royaume d'Irlande, ou sont la Prov[in]ce de Mounster, et partie des prov[in]ces de Leinster, et Connaugh; divisées en leurs comtés. - Tirées de I. B. Boazius et de I. Speed. - [119]
[Titre hors de la carte:] Les Isles Britanniques ou sont les royaumes d'Angleterre, d'Escosse et d'Irlande, distingués en leurs provinces, sçavoir l'Angleterre en Northumbeland, Mercie, East Angles, Essex, Kent, Sussex West-Sex, et la principauté de Galles, l'Escosse en deça et de là le Tay et les isles Westerne, Orcades, et Schetland et l'Irlande en Lagenie, Ultonie, Connacie, et Momonie, et toutes les provinces subdivisées en Shireries ou Comtés. - Dressé sur plusieurs memoires par le Sr Sanson geographe ordinaire du Roy. . - [7]
[Titre hors de la carte:] Les Isles Britanniques ou sont les royaumes d'Angleterre, d'Escosse et d'Irlande, distingués en leurs provinces, sçavoir l'Angleterre en Northumbeland, Mercie, East Angles, Essex, Kent, Sussex West-Sex, et la principauté de Galles, l'Escosse en deça et de là le Tay et les isles Westerne, Orcades, et Schetland et l'Irlande en Lagenie, Ultonie, Connacie, et Momonie, et toutes les provinces subdivisées en Shireries ou Comtés. - Dressé sur plusieurs memoires par le Sr Sanson geographe ordinaire du Roy. . - [7]

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[Grande Bretagne, dépendances insulaires]
Partie Méridio[na]le du Royaume d'Irlande, où sont la Prov[in]ce de Mounster, et Partie des Prov[in]ces de Leinster, et Connaugh ; divisées en leurs Comtés
Carte generale des Royaume d'Angleterre Escosse et Irlande Avecq les Isles circonvoisines conues toutes soubs le nom de Britanniques
Carte Generale des Royaume d'Angleterre Escosse et Irlande Avecq les Isles circonvoisines Conues toutes soubs le nom de Britanniques
A Curious New Plaine and Exact Mapp of England, Ireland, Scotland, and Wales, with the Iles thereto belonging, and Cheese Citties, & maner of the Streetes, neuer so commodiously published before

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