A new and complete system of geography Containing a full, accurate, authentic and interesting account and description of Europe, Asia, Africa, and America ; as Consisting Of Continents Islands Oceans Seas Rivers Lakes Promontories Capes Bays Peninsulas Isthmusses Gulphs, &c. And Divided Into Empires, Kingdoms, States, and Republics. Together With Their Limits, Boundaries, Climate, Soil, Natural and Artificial Curiosities and Productions, Religion, Laws, Government, Revenues, Forces, Antiquities, &c. Also the Provinces, Cities, Towns, Villages, Forts, Castles, Harbours, Sea-Ports, Aqueducts, Mountains, Mines, Minerals, Fossils, Roads, Public and Private Edifices, Universities, &c. contained in each: And all that is interesting relative to the Customs, Manners, Genius, Tempers, Habits, Amusements, Ceremonies, Commerce, Arts, Sciences, Manufactures, and Language of the Inhabitants. With an accurate and lively Description of the various Kinds of Birds, Beasts, Reptiles, Fishes, amphibious Creatures, Insects, &c.

Main Author: Middleton, Charles Theodore
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London printed for J. Cooke, at Shakespear's-Head, No. 17, in Pater-Noster-Row 1777, MDCCLXXVII. [1777]
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:Braces in imprint. - English Short Title Catalog, T125494. - Horizontal chain lines. - In this edition the titlepage has: 'A concise history of every empire, .. ', the preface is not signed, and sig.B on p.5 is under "inhabited. - Published in 100 parts. - Reproduction of original from British Library. - Titlepages in red and black
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (2v.,plates) maps 2°