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 artisis, on purpose for this work. The sixth edition, improved and considerably enlarged. To which is now 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 S. Crowder, Pater-Noster-Row 1794, 1794
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:English Short Title Catalog, T174469. - Reproduction of original from Bodleian Library (Oxford)
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (viii,232p.,plates) maps 12°