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Title:
The general gazetteer, or, Compendious geographical dictionary : containing a description of the empires, kingdoms, states, provinces, cities, towns, forts, seas, harbours, rivers, lakes, mountains, capes, &c. in the known world : with the extent, boundaries, and natural productions of each country ; the government, customs, manners, and religion of the inhabitants ; the trade, manufactures, and curiosities, of the cities and towns, with their longitude and latitude, bearing and distance in English miles from important places ; and the remarkable events by which they have been distinguished
Author:
Brookes, R. (Richard), active 1721-1763.
Edition:
Sixteenth edition, with very considerable additions and improvements from the best and most recent authorities.
Publication Information:
London : Printed for F.C. and J. Rivington, 1815.
Physical Description:
xvi, approximately 600 pages, 6 unnumbered leaves of plates (some folded) : maps ; 22 cm
Language:
English
Format :
Book