Item #43985 Terraquea; or, a New System of Geography and Modern History. Volume I. WORLD, Rev. James Gordon.
Terraquea; or, a New System of Geography and Modern History. Volume I.

Terraquea; or, a New System of Geography and Modern History. Volume I.

Dublin. 1790.
VOLUME ONE ONLY (of four). Two engraved folding maps, xxxii+336pp, 8 1/4 x 5 inches, leather covered boards (hardbound). Covers rubbed; pencil notations to rear pastedown, 3/4 inch repaired tear to lower right edge of the World map, very good clean condition. Note: in the digital image the World map appears to be cropped to the neatline at the right edge; this is NOT the case, this is the gutter edge and there is a margin of approximately 1/2 inch. Text contents of this volume include The Globe's Surface, The Spanish Peninsula and the Islands on Its Coasts, and Switzerland. There are two beautifully engraved copper plate folding maps: "The World with the Latest Discoveries" and "A New Map of Spain Designed for the Present State of Spain." Apart from the repaired tear the maps are in very clean, bright condition. Item #43985

Price: $65.00