A Complete System of Modern Geography, or, The natural and political history of the present state of the world [volume 2 only, defective]

By: Ennis, F. [Francis]

Price: $1,012.50

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Book Condition: Fair


A defective copy of Volume II (of two). Lacking title page and leaves up to page 521. Thereafter textually complete: 521-1084, [16], including the list of subscribers and directions to the binder. Printer's error to page 944 rendering top half of page blank. Only six maps present: Spain and Portugal; Italy &c.; France divided into provinces; France divided into metropolitan circles and departments; Germany and Switzerland; Turkey in Europe and Hungary. All maps have been poorly folded, the first four having long closed tears, the final two short marginal closed tears, all mis-creased and lightly toned. Of the five plates called for, this copy lacks that of the Duke of Wellington. Present are: Lakes of Killarney; View of Cadiz (with A View of Vespasian's Amphitheatre at Rome]; Gibralter from the South; St. Helena. Two of the plans were bound out of place. Contemporary binding is sound; leather peeling off upper left rear panel.

Title: A Complete System of Modern Geography, or, The natural and political history of the present state of the world [volume 2 only, defective]

Author Name: Ennis, F. [Francis]

Categories: Geography, Maps,

Publisher: Dublin, James Charles: 1816

Binding: leather

Book Condition: Fair

Size: 4to.

Seller ID: Books012843