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A GEOGRAPHICAL SYSTEM OF HERODOTUS, examined; and explained, by a comparison with those of other Ancient Authors, and with modern Geography. In the course of the work are introduced Dissertations on the Itinerary Stade of the Greeks, the Expedition of Darius Hystaspes to Scythia, the position and remains of Ancient Babylon, the Alluvions of the Nile, and Canals of Suez; the Oasis and Temple of Jupiter Ammon, the Ancient Circumnavigation of Africa, and other subjects of History and Geography. The whole explained by eleven Maps, adapted to the different Subjects; and accompanied with a Complete Index.
Book is 4to in contemporary 1/2-calf and marbled boards, gilt titles & decoration to spine, raised spine bands, page edges marbled. Good to VG condition; covers rubbed, light marks and soiling, corners and spine ends bumped and worn, joints splitting, page edges rubbed. Internally, marbled endpapers, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown, light to moderate foxing and browning. pp.; xx + 766, including index, plus errata page at rear.
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