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A system of modern geography, : comprising a description of the present state of the world, and its five great divisions, America, Europe, Asia, Africa, and Oceanica, with their several empires, kingdoms, states, territories, &c. : Embellished by numerous engravings. : Adapted to the capacity of youth. : Accompanied by an atlas containing thirty-two maps, drawn and engraved expressly for the work. Preview this item
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A system of modern geography, : comprising a description of the present state of the world, and its five great divisions, America, Europe, Asia, Africa, and Oceanica, with their several empires, kingdoms, states, territories, &c. : Embellished by numerous engravings. : Adapted to the capacity of youth. : Accompanied by an atlas containing thirty-two maps, drawn and engraved expressly for the work.

Author: S Augustus MitchellAlexander AndersonReuben S GilbertBenjamin Franklin WaittThomas, Cowperthwait & Co.,All authors
Publisher: Philadelphia: : Thomas, Cowperthwait, & Co., 1853.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : Fourth revised editionView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Relief prints
Juvenile literature
Textbooks
Maps
Publishers' advertisements
Printed boards (Binding)
Quarter bindings (Binding)
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: S Augustus Mitchell; Alexander Anderson; Reuben S Gilbert; Benjamin Franklin Waitt; Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.,; Mumford and Brother,; Smith & Peters,
OCLC Number: 191236214
Notes: Includes study questions.
"The various changes, political and territorial, which have occurred in all quarters of the earth during the past few years, the large number of new geographical discoveries made, --and the great amount of information furnished by the United States' census of 1850--have rendered indispensable a new edition of Mitchell's geography and atlas."--Advertisement to the fourth revised edition, p. 5.
At head of title page: Mitchell's school geography. Fourth revised edition. (Edition statement transposed in title page transcription.).
Copyright 1852 by S. Augustus Mitchell.
"Electro-stereotyped by Mumford and Brother, 111 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia. Printed by Smith & Peters."--Title page verso.
Each paragraph numbered.
Wood engravings variously signed by "Waitt" (i.e., Benjamin Franklin Waitt? p. 47), "AA" (Alexander Anderson, p. 126), Reuben S. Gilbert (p. 126).
Publisher's advertisement, lower cover.
Description: 336 p. : ill., maps ; 17 cm.
Other Titles: Mitchell's school geography.
Responsibility: By S. Augustus Mitchell.

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