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George Henry Millar
The New & Universal System of Geography being a complete... by G.H. Millar 1782
UK: Alex Hogg, 1782. Good. The new and universal system of geography being a "...complete history and description of the whole world, containing a particular, full, accurate, circumstantial, and entertaining account, including the antient and present state of all the various countries of Europe, Asia, Africa, and America, as divided into empires, kingdoms, states, republics, and colonies ... " by George Henry Millar, .. ; assisted by several gentlemen ... particularly William Langford ... ; the whole embellished with upwards of one hundred and twenty capital engravings . 1782. London : Printed for Alex. Hogg ***************** folio four volumes in one Vol I A New & Complete Description of Asia Vol II A New & Complete Description of Africa Vol III A New & Complete Description of Europe Vol IV A New & Complete Description of South & North America Vol II approx 400pp + good contemporary binding hinges etc good but maybe starting in a few places some foxing not a library copy so no labels, stamps etc Frontispiece, 1 Town Plan, 26 Maps (many folding) by Thomas Kitchen, 1 General World Map 94 Engravings including: VOL ONE BOOK ONE Persia: Habits of People of Persia View of Persian Caravansary Grand Procession of Persian Ambassador New Map of China: Flying Bridge over River Wang-ho View of the Great Wall of China Porcelain Tower Chinese Husbandmen (Tillage) Chinese Method of Taking Wild Duck Dress, Agricultural Encampment of Taguri-Tartars Map of Indostan & East Indies Prospect of Castle of Suret India Boats of Malaba (fxd margins) Weighing the Great Mogul An Indian Woman burning … [Click Below for Full Description]
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