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The Resource A New moral system of geography : containing an account of the different nations ancient and modern : their situation and climate--their rise and fall--their customs and manners : including, a description of each country, and their respective productions, by which commerce has been established, and society cemented for the good of mankind, adorned with the dresses of each country

A New moral system of geography : containing an account of the different nations ancient and modern : their situation and climate--their rise and fall--their customs and manners : including, a description of each country, and their respective productions, by which commerce has been established, and society cemented for the good of mankind, adorned with the dresses of each country

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A New moral system of geography : containing an account of the different nations ancient and modern : their situation and climate--their rise and fall--their customs and manners : including, a description of each country, and their respective productions, by which commerce has been established, and society cemented for the good of mankind
Title
A New moral system of geography
Title remainder
containing an account of the different nations ancient and modern : their situation and climate--their rise and fall--their customs and manners : including, a description of each country, and their respective productions, by which commerce has been established, and society cemented for the good of mankind
Statement of responsibility
adorned with the dresses of each country
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
IUL
Citation location within source
413:205
Citation source
NUC pre-1956
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Riley's historical pocket library
Series volume
v. 6.
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A New moral system of geography : containing an account of the different nations ancient and modern : their situation and climate--their rise and fall--their customs and manners : including, a description of each country, and their respective productions, by which commerce has been established, and society cemented for the good of mankind, adorned with the dresses of each country
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Frontispiece dated July 18, 1789, date of the first ed., cf. BM 191:757
  • Vol. 6 of a six volume set: Riley's historical pocket library. In the first ed. of the Historical pocket library this was vol. 5, cf. NUC pre-1956, 413:205
  • Publisher's ads [2] p. at end
  • Includes "A dictionary of universal geography," p. [225]-248
  • UCLA copy imperfect : 1 leaf of plate wanting. 1 map wanting
Dimensions
13 cm. (16mo)
Edition
The third edition, much enlarged.
Extent
[4], xxxii, [33]-250, [2] p., [2] leaves of plates
Note
  • Quarter brown roan and marbled paper over boards. In case.
  • Upper board detached.
  • Inscription in ink, on upper and lower paste-downs, and upper free endpaper, upper board, and p.[i].
Other physical details
ill., 1 map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)13521001
  • ucoclc13521001
Label
A New moral system of geography : containing an account of the different nations ancient and modern : their situation and climate--their rise and fall--their customs and manners : including, a description of each country, and their respective productions, by which commerce has been established, and society cemented for the good of mankind, adorned with the dresses of each country
Publication
Note
  • Frontispiece dated July 18, 1789, date of the first ed., cf. BM 191:757
  • Vol. 6 of a six volume set: Riley's historical pocket library. In the first ed. of the Historical pocket library this was vol. 5, cf. NUC pre-1956, 413:205
  • Publisher's ads [2] p. at end
  • Includes "A dictionary of universal geography," p. [225]-248
  • UCLA copy imperfect : 1 leaf of plate wanting. 1 map wanting
Dimensions
13 cm. (16mo)
Edition
The third edition, much enlarged.
Extent
[4], xxxii, [33]-250, [2] p., [2] leaves of plates
Note
  • Quarter brown roan and marbled paper over boards. In case.
  • Upper board detached.
  • Inscription in ink, on upper and lower paste-downs, and upper free endpaper, upper board, and p.[i].
Other physical details
ill., 1 map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)13521001
  • ucoclc13521001

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