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The General Gazetteer: or, Compendious Geographical Dictionary. Containing a Description of All the Empires, Kingdoms,States, Republics, Provinces, Cities, Chief Towns,Forts, Fortresses, Castles, Citadels, Seas, Harbours, Bays, Rivers, Lakes, etc.

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The General Gazetteer: or, Compendious Geographical Dictionary. Containing a Description of All the Empires, Kingdoms,States, Republics, Provinces, Cities, Chief Towns,Forts, Fortresses, Castles, Citadels, Seas, Harbours, Bays, Rivers, Lakes, etc.

by Brookes, R

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London: J.F.C. Rivington, F. Power and Co. And J. Johnson et al., 1791. Seventh Edition . Hardcover. Fair. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Unpaginated. Leather spine, leather label, 6 folding maps present. Boards missing, spine worn and chipped, label mostly readable, text block is tight, text and maps are mildly age-toned and very occasionally lightly foxed. Dampstaining to endpapers. Despite the foregoing deficiencies, the text is very readable, and all 6 maps are in a well-preserved condition.

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Bookseller's Inventory #
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Title
The General Gazetteer: or, Compendious Geographical Dictionary. Containing a Description of All the Empires, Kingdoms,States, Republics, Provinces, Cities, Chief Towns,Forts, Fortresses, Castles, Citadels, Seas, Harbours, Bays, Rivers, Lakes, etc.
Author
Brookes, R
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fair
Quantity-available
1
Edition
Seventh Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
J.F.C. Rivington, F. Power and Co. And J. Johnson et al.
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1791
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9&f
Keywords
Geography Oceans Continents
Bookseller catalogs
History; Government and Politics;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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Fair
is a worn book that has complete text pages (including those with maps or plates) but may lack endpapers, half-title, etc.... [More]
foxed
Foxing is the age related browning, or brown-yellowish spots, that can occur to book paper over time. When this aging process... [More]
text block
Most simply the inside pages of a book. More precisely, the block of paper formed by the cut and stacked pages of a book.... [More]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf.... [More]

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