A new and easy introduction to universal geography in a series of letters to a youth at school: Describing The Figure, Motions, and Dimensions of the Earth; the different Seasons of the Year; the Situation and Extent of the several Empires, Kingdoms, States, and Provinces; their Government, Customs, Religion, Manners, and the Characters of the reigning Sovereigns. By the Rev. R. Turner, Jun. LL. D. Late of Magdalen-Hall, Oxford. Illustrated with Copper-Plates, and a new set of maps, Drawn and engraved by the best Artists, on Purpose for this Work. To which is added, a large map of the World, On which are delineated the different Tracks of Captain Cook's Ship, in his three Voyages round the World. Also a plate of the Terrestrial Globe, And a Plate of a new and curious Geographical Clock

Main Author: Turner, Richard
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: London printed for J. Johnson, G. G. and J. Robinson, F. and C. Rivington, G. Wilkie, J. Scatcherd Longman and Rees, C. Law, and J. Mawman 1800, 1800
Edition:The ninth edition, improved and considerably enlarged
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Online Access:
Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:English Short Title Catalog, T174491. - Reproduction of original from John Rylands University Library of Manchester
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (viii,236p.,plates) maps 12°