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A new and easy introduction to the study of Geography : by way of question and answer. Principally designed for the use of schools: in two parts. Containing I. An Explication of the Sphere ; or of all such Terms as are any Ways requisite for the right Understanding of the Terraqueous Globe. II. A General Description of all the most remarkable Countries throughout the World ; Of their respective Situations, Extents, Divisions, Cities, Rivers, Soils, Commodities, Curiosities, Archbishopricks, Bishopricks, Universities, Customs, Forms of Government, and Religion, &c. To which is added, A Compleat Set of Maps. Likewise, A Compendious Dictionary of the most common Names of ancient Geography, explained by those which they now bear: As also, an Alphabetical Index of the principal Places that are mentioned throughout the Work. Written originally in High Dutch by the late celebrated Mr. Hubner, and now faithfully translated with Additions and Improvements. Preview this item
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A new and easy introduction to the study of Geography : by way of question and answer. Principally designed for the use of schools: in two parts. Containing I. An Explication of the Sphere ; or of all such Terms as are any Ways requisite for the right Understanding of the Terraqueous Globe. II. A General Description of all the most remarkable Countries throughout the World ; Of their respective Situations, Extents, Divisions, Cities, Rivers, Soils, Commodities, Curiosities, Archbishopricks, Bishopricks, Universities, Customs, Forms of Government, and Religion, &c. To which is added, A Compleat Set of Maps. Likewise, A Compendious Dictionary of the most common Names of ancient Geography, explained by those which they now bear: As also, an Alphabetical Index of the principal Places that are mentioned throughout the Work. Written originally in High Dutch by the late celebrated Mr. Hubner, and now faithfully translated with Additions and Improvements.

Author: Johann Hübner
Publisher: London : Printed for T. Cox, at the Lamb, under the Royal Exchange ; And J. Hodges, at the Looking Glass, overagainst St. Magnus Church, London Bridge, MDCCXLVI. [1746]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : The 3rd ed., carefully rev. and corr. by J. CowleyView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Early works
Early works to 1800
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Johann Hübner
OCLC Number: 642359512
Description: 1 online resource (vi, 271, [23] pages, plates) : maps
Other Titles: Kurze Fragen aus der neuen und alten Geographie.
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