Franklin

A new geographical and historical grammar [electronic resource] : wherein the geographical part is truly modern; and the present state of the several Kingdoms of the World Is so Interspersed As to render the Study of Geography both Entertaining and Instructive. Containing, I. A Description of the Figure and Motion of the Earth. II. Geographical Definitions and Problems, being a necessary Introduction to this Study. III. A general Division of the Globe into Land and Water. IV. The Situation and Extent of the several Countries contained in each Quarter of the World; their Cities, Chief Towns, History, Present State, respective Forms of Government, Forces, Revenues, Taxes, Revolutions and Memorable Events. Together with An Account of the Air, Soil, Produce, Traffic, Curiosities, Arms, Religion, Language, Universities, Bishopricks, Manners, Customs, Habits, and Coins, in Use in the several Kingdoms and States described. By Mr. Salmon. Illustrated With a Set of Twenty-Three New Maps of the several countries. Drawn by the Direction of Mr. Salmon, and Engraved by Mr. Jefferys, Geographer to His Majesty. .

Author/Creator:
Salmon, Thomas, 1679-1767.
Publication:
Dublin : printed for P. Wilson, J. Exshaw, T. Dyton, H. Bradley, and M. North, M.DCC.LXVI. [1766]
Format/Description:
Book
646,[18]p.,plates : maps ; 8⁰.
Edition:
The twelfth edition, with very great additions and improvements to the present time.
Series:
Eighteenth century collections online. Part 1.
Status/Location:
Loading...

Options
Location Notes Your Loan Policy

Details

Subjects:
Geography -- Early works to 1800.
World history -- Early works to 1800.
Place of Publication:
Ireland Dublin.
System Details:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Notes:
With a half-title.
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. s2009 miunns
Reproduction of original from Huntington Library.
Cited in:
English Short Title Catalog, T186607.
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.