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Hardback, Small 8vo approx 5.5 x 3.5 inches. Red polished morocco leather binding, with gilt paneled boards, gilt banding and gilt lettering to spine. Green endpapers. All page edges gilt. In very good condition. Cover a little worn, edges rubbed, top corners slightly chipped, darkening and handling marks to boards. Rubbing to spine. Endpapers clean, no penned inscriptions. Inside pages and plates very clean, bright and tight, some slight offsetting to adjacent pages from plates, Else a very clean and tight copy. Not paginated. Illustrated with 8 engraved coloured map plates and a plan of the solar system, all folding.
Title: A Compendious Geographical Dictionary. Containing a Concise Description of the Most Remarkable Places, Ancient and Modern, in Europe, Asia, Africa & America, interspersed with Historical Anecdotes, to which are added tables... The Newtonian System of Planets, &c. Embellished with MAps. The Third Edition.
Categories: FOREIGN TRAVEL,
Publisher: London, W. Peacock and Sons, 1804 3rd:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 83844
Keywords: FOREIGN TRAVEL foreign travel, Maps, Compendious Geographical and Historical Grammar AND Dictionary, compendium, engraved folding maps, coloured, W. Peacock, 1795, 1st, leather, fine binding,