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INVENTORY #3197

The Gazetteer's, or, Newsman's Interpreter

ECHARD, Laurence

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Listings of cities, universities, duchies, earldoms, towns, ports, forts, castles, etc. all over Europe, showing what kingdoms, provinces, or counties they are in and Prince they are subject to, what rivers, bays, seas, mountains they are near, and their latitude and longitude. Includes list of abbreviations. Also a listing of the birth and marriage dates of all the kings, princes and potentates of Europe. Second section lists similar geographical information for Asia, Africa and America. Emperors, kings, princes etc. for the rest of the world as well. eg. "Montreal, or Villemarie, a T. of N. Amer. in the Co. of Canada or New Fr. seated in an Island of the same Name, 8 Lgs. from the Canton of Sorel, sub. to the K. of France, Lat. 45 and some Min".

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Printed for S. Ballard et al
  • Edition: Sixteenth Edition
  • Date Published: 1744
  • Place Published: London
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Fair
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    Unpaginated. 16 cm full leather binding. 16th edition, corrected and very much enlarged. Binding worn with one or two small holes, including one on front cover. Ex-library with shelf sticker on spine. No spine labels. Bookseller's sticker and label residue on front pastedown. Title page darkened, owner's signature on page N2, some water staining and light foxing. Text unmarked.

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