The Treasury of Geography, Physical, Historical, Descriptive, and Political; Containing a Succinct Account of Every Country of the World: Preceded by an Introductory Outline of the History of Geography: a Familiar Inquiry Into the Varieties of Race And Language Exhibited by Different Nations; and a View of the Relations of Geography to Astronomy and the Physical Sciences


Bound in Full Leather but with all extremities rubbed, scraped with the corners and head/tail of spine bumped/worn. A little loss to the top edge of the spine. Inner hinges reglued. Outer hinges sound. Gilt decorations to the edges of boards. 5 raised bands to spine, gilt banding to boards and to spine. The title label is missing but the titling is blind stamped in the title segment. Top edges of pages olivine. (xii) + 924pp. Illustrated in b/w. 16 steel engravings and 7 maps including foldout double hemisphere. NO Inscriptions. Internally a little light browning here and there, but the book is Overall Clean Tight and Bright. ; 004136; 8vo (small, chunky)

Title: The Treasury of Geography, Physical, Historical, Descriptive, and Political; Containing a Succinct Account of Every Country of the World: Preceded by an Introductory Outline of the History of Geography: a Familiar Inquiry Into the Varieties of Race And Language Exhibited by Different Nations; and a View of the Relations of Geography to Astronomy and the Physical Sciences

Author Name: Maunder, Samuel (Designed and Commenced by) & Continued and Completes by William Hughes

Categories: Foreign Travel. Exploration, Australia. New Zealand, etc, History & Politics. Churchill, N & S. America/ USA, Reference & Law, Prints. Maps. Sheet Music, Anthropology. Genealogy, Africa . S. Africa,

Edition: New Edition

Publisher: London, Longman, Brown, Green, Longmans, and Roberts: 1857

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 110440

Keywords: History GEOGRAPHY; The Treasury Of Geography, Physical, Historical, Descriptive, And Political; Containing A Succinct Account Of Every Country Of The World: Science; Preceded By An Introductory Outline Of The History Of Geography: A Familiar Inquiry Into The Varieties Of Race And Language Exhibited By Different Nations; And A View Of The Relations Of Geography To Astronomy And The Physical Sciences Physics; The Late Samuel Maunder; William Hughes; Anthropology; Countries Of The World; Sociology Social History.