The World, Familiarly, but Philosophically Described; Being a Companion to Gilbert's Illustrated Map of the World
Topics include: the sea and land; the planet Earth and its motions; gravitating influences of the sun and moon; general features of the land; action of the sea and the air; vapour of water; distribution of plants and animals as well as the human race.
Publisher: Grattan and Gilbert
Date Published: 1840
Place Published: London
Dust Jacket: No
Jacket Condition: n/a
Details: xxiv, 336, 16 p. 18 cm. B&w diagrams. Green cloth with blank impressing, gilt spine title. Corners bumped, spine ends softened. A few marks to cloth. Faint signature on front pastedown and title page. A bit of foxing, mainly to first pages.