London. Printed for G. G. and J. Robinson, in Pater-Noster-Row: and J. Mawman (Succesor to Mr. Dilly) in the Poultry. 1800.
18th Edition. Massive tome, 8 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches, 1054 pages (1055-56 missing). "Illustrated with A Correct Set of Maps." There are 27 folded maps, the bulk approximately 8 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches. There is also a one-page illustrated plate titled "The Armillary Sphere" (a model of the celestial globe). Front and rear cover to the volume are missing. The maps for the most part have the term "from the Best Authorities" following the title. In the list below, maps larger than the size given above will be identified with appropriate dimensions. The maps are well-preserved, in good clean condition overall, some with gentle time-toning. Five panel Map of the World 8 1/2 x 15 1/2 inches; Chart of the World on Mercators Projection; Europe from the Best Authorities; Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland; Northern Part of Russia or Muscovy in Europe; Southern Part of Muscovy in Europe; Scotland; England and Wales; Ireland; France divided into Military Governments; France divided into Circles and Departments; The Seven United Provinces; Netherlands; Germany; Poland; Switzerland with its Subjects and Allies; Spain and Portugal; Italy; Turkey in Europe and Hungary; Asia; Hindostan or India; Africa; A General Map of North America; British Colonies in North America; The United States of America According to the Treaty of Peace of 1784; West Indies 8 1/2 x 13 1/4 inches; South America. Full author list: William Guthrie, Esq. The Astronomical Part by James Ferguson, F.R.S. To which have been added the Late Discoveries of Dr. Herschel, and other Eminent Astronomers. Item #55115