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The Resource A new and easy introduction of universal geography : in a series of letters to a youth at school : describing figure, motions, and dimension 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, and manners, &c. : to which is added six useful and necessary tables, &c., by the Rev. R. Turner, Jun. ... ; illustrated with copper-plates, and a new set of pocket maps, drawn and engraved by the best artists on purpose for the work

A new and easy introduction of universal geography : in a series of letters to a youth at school : describing figure, motions, and dimension 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, and manners, &c. : to which is added six useful and necessary tables, &c., by the Rev. R. Turner, Jun. ... ; illustrated with copper-plates, and a new set of pocket maps, drawn and engraved by the best artists on purpose for the work

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A new and easy introduction of universal geography : in a series of letters to a youth at school : describing figure, motions, and dimension 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, and manners, &c. : to which is added six useful and necessary tables, &c.
Title
A new and easy introduction of universal geography
Title remainder
in a series of letters to a youth at school : describing figure, motions, and dimension 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, and manners, &c. : to which is added six useful and necessary tables, &c.
Statement of responsibility
by the Rev. R. Turner, Jun. ... ; illustrated with copper-plates, and a new set of pocket maps, drawn and engraved by the best artists on purpose for the work
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IUL
Citation location within source
  • 242:604
  • 605:254
Citation source
  • BM
  • NUC pre-1956
Illustrations
  • maps
  • plans
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
G125
LC item number
.T94
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A new and easy introduction of universal geography : in a series of letters to a youth at school : describing figure, motions, and dimension 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, and manners, &c. : to which is added six useful and necessary tables, &c., by the Rev. R. Turner, Jun. ... ; illustrated with copper-plates, and a new set of pocket maps, drawn and engraved by the best artists on purpose for the work
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • First ed.; cf. Osborne Coll. I, p. 192-193
  • Signatures: 23 engr. leaves + [pi]4 B-I12 K8
  • Publisher's advertisements and "Directions to the book-binder": [2] p. at end
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
16 cm (12mo)
Extent
[8], 230, [2] pages, [23] leaves of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Quarter bound in light brown calf; black, green, red and yellow marbled paper over boards, stamped in gilt. Gray endpapers. Bookplate on front pastedown: Richard Sutton, Carlisle. Purchase, SKK, 1995; gift, Friends of CBC.
Other physical details
21 color maps, 2 plans
System control number
  • (OCoLC)12898079
  • ucoclc12898079
Label
A new and easy introduction of universal geography : in a series of letters to a youth at school : describing figure, motions, and dimension 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, and manners, &c. : to which is added six useful and necessary tables, &c., by the Rev. R. Turner, Jun. ... ; illustrated with copper-plates, and a new set of pocket maps, drawn and engraved by the best artists on purpose for the work
Publication
Note
  • First ed.; cf. Osborne Coll. I, p. 192-193
  • Signatures: 23 engr. leaves + [pi]4 B-I12 K8
  • Publisher's advertisements and "Directions to the book-binder": [2] p. at end
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
16 cm (12mo)
Extent
[8], 230, [2] pages, [23] leaves of plates
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy: Quarter bound in light brown calf; black, green, red and yellow marbled paper over boards, stamped in gilt. Gray endpapers. Bookplate on front pastedown: Richard Sutton, Carlisle. Purchase, SKK, 1995; gift, Friends of CBC.
Other physical details
21 color maps, 2 plans
System control number
  • (OCoLC)12898079
  • ucoclc12898079

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