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The earth and its inhabitants, Africa / by Élisée Reclus ; edited by A.H. Keane.
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  • Reclus, Elisée, 1830-1905.
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New York : D. Appleton, 1888.
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The earth and its inhabitants / by Élisée Reclus ; edited by E.G. Ravenstein and A.H. Keane.
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  • Reclus, Elisée, 1830-1905.
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New York : D. Appleton, 1882-1895.
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The earth and its inhabitants, Africa / by Élisée Reclus ; edited by A.H. Keane.
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  • Reclus, Elisée, 1830-1905.
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New York : D. Appleton, 1887.
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A new and complete system of universal geography, or An authentic history and interesting description of the whole world and its inhabitants : comprehending a copious and entertaining account of all the empires, kingdoms, states, republics and colonies of Asia, Africa, America, and Europe; as consisting of oceans, continents, islands, promontories, capes, bays, peninsulas, isthmuses, gulphs, lakes, rivers, canals, harbours, mountains, volcanoes, deserts, &c. with their respective situations, extent, latitude, longitude, boundaries, climate, air, soil, metals, minerals, vegetable productions, and every curiosity, natural and artificial, worthy of notice throughout the face of nature, both by land and water. Likewise, an exact account of the population, military and civil governments, revenues, laws, trade, commerce, arts, sciences, manufactures, agriculture, religion, customs, language, manners, genius, habits, ceremonies, amusements, and general character and pursuits of the various nations of the Earth.--Including, details of the most remarkable battles, sieges, sea-fights, and revolutions, that have taken place in different parts of the habitable globe. With faithful accounts of all the new discoveries, that have been made by the most celebrated navigators of various nations, from Columbus, the first discoverer of America, to the death of the renowned Captain Cook, and those who have succeeded him, to the present time. Also, interesting extracts from the most authentic narratives of modern travellers, and the missionaries who have been sent out by different societies; forming a complete collection of voyages and travels, illustrative of the present state of the known world. To which will be subjoined, a useful compendium of astronomy, with remarks on the use of the globes, &c. The whole concluding with a copious index, upon a plan entirely new, and designed to form a general gazetteer of the world / by Christopher Kelly, Esq. ; embellished with numerous engravings, executed by artists of the first ability, and illustrated by correct statistical tables, and a new set of accurate maps, forming an ornamental and complete atlas.
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  • Kelly, Christopher.
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London : Printed for Thomas Kelly, No. 53, Paternoster-Row, by Rider and Weed, Little Britain, 1815-1817.
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A new and complete system of geography : Containing a full, accurate, authentic and interesting account and description of Europe, Asia, Africa, and America ; as Consisting Of Continents Islands Oceans Seas Rivers Lakes Promontories Capes Bays Peninsulas Isthmusses Gulphs, &c. And Divided Into Empires, Kingdoms, States, and Republics. Together With Their Limits, Boundaries, Climate, Soil, Natural and Artificial Curiosities and Productions, Religion, Laws, Government, Revenues, Forces, Antiquities, &c. Also the Provinces, Cities, Towns, Villages, Forts, Castles, Harbours, Sea-Ports, Aqueducts, Mountains, Mines, Minerals, Fossils, Roads, Public and Private Edifices, Universities, &c. contained in each: And all that is interesting relative to the Customs, Manners, Genius, Tempers, Habits, Amusements, Ceremonies, Commerce, Arts, Sciences, Manufactures, and Language of the Inhabitants. With an accurate and lively Description of the various Kinds of Birds, Beasts, Reptiles, Fishes, amphibious Creatures, Insects, &c. Including The Essence of the most remarkable Voyages and Travels that have been performed by the Navigators and Travellers of different Countries, particularly the late Discoveries in the South Seas, and the Voyages towards the North Pole, with every Curiosity that hath hitherto appeared in any Language respecting the different Parts of the Universe. Likewise Many curious and interesting Circumstances concerning various Places, communicated by several Gentlemen to the Authors of this Work. Also A Concise History of every Empire, Kingdom, State, &c. with the various Revolutions they have undergone. To which will be added, A New and Easy Guide to Geography, the Use of the Globes, &c. with an Account of the Rise and Progress of Navigation, its Improvements and Utility to Mankind. The whole embellished and enriched with upwards of One Hundred most elegant and superb Copper Plates, engraved in such a Manner as to do infinite Honour to the respective Artists by whom they are executed. These Embellishments consist of Views, Maps, Land and Water Perspectives; Birds, Beasts, Fishes, &c. as also the various Dresses of the Inhabitants of different Countries, with their strange Ceremonies, Customs, Amusements, &c. &c. By Charles Theodore Middleton, Esq. assisted by several gentlemen eminent for their Knowledge in the Science of Geography.
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  • Middleton, Charles Theodore.
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London : printed for J. Cooke, at Shakespear's-Head, No. 17, in Pater-Noster-Row, MDCCLXXVII. [1777]
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[S.l. : s.n., 1861?]
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Africa and its inhabitants / edited by A. H. Keane.
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  • Reclus, Elisée, 1830-1905.
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[S.l.] : [s.n.], [188?]
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Africa and Its Inhabitants / Edited by A. H. Keane. v. 2. Section 2.
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  • Reclus, Elisée, 1830-1905.
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[S.l.] : Virtue, [n.d.]
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Africa and its Inhabitants / Edited by A. H. Keane. v. 1. Section 1.
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  • Reclus, Elisée, 1830-1905.
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[S.l.] : Virtue, [n.d.]
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Africa and Its Inhabitants / Edited by A. H. Keane. v. 2. Section 1.
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  • Reclus, Elisée, 1830-1905.
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[S.l.] : Virtue, [n.d.]
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