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Author: BRICE, ANDREW (OF EXETER) Title: A Universal Geographical Dictionary; or, Grand Gazetteer; of General, Special, Antient and Modern Geography: Including a Comprehensive View of the Various Countries of Europe, Asia, Africa, and America; More Especially of the British Dominions and
Description: Settlements Throughout the World: Describing Their Soil, Extent and Situation; Their Several Productions, Animal, Vegetable and Mineral; Their Government, Arts, Manufactures, Traffic, Genius, Manners and Religion; As Well As the Many Admirable and Stupendious Curiosities (Natural and Artificial) to Be Found Therein; with the Most Remarkable Events, Accidents, and Revolutions of Past Ages, Interspersed with Many Thousand Uncommon Passages, Strange Occurences and Critical Observations, Etc.
London: J.Robinson and W.Johnstone, 1759. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. 1st.ed. Volume Two only of 2 Volume Set. LACKS ILLUSTRATIONS. sm.folio (c.14" x 9"). full calf, raised bands, red and black labels, gilt. worn. rubbed. outer and inner hinges split but holding. spine bumped and ragged at top & tail with c.1mm worn away at both extremities. edges and corners bumped to boards. boards scuffed and marked with some patches of leather worn to boards. eps marked. both feps are torn with c.2" x 6 1/2" piece torn away from bottom right hand corner going up pages. foxed throughout. p.761 to 1446. Scarce Book. PLEASE NOTE DESCRIPTION CAREFULLY BEFORE ORDERING. PHOTOGRAPHS AVAILABLE ON REQUEST.. Fair .
Keywords: Antiquarian. Geography. Geographical Dictionary. Gazatteer.
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- Book number: 004108