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1794 ~ A Complete Body of Ancient Geography.

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D'ANVILLE, (Jean Baptiste Bourguignon). A Complete Body of Ancient Geography. By Mons. D'Anville. Neatly engraved on thirteen plates. The whole improved by inserting the modern Names of Places under the ancient. Letterpress title and 13 fine hand coloured copper-engraved maps dated 1794. A very good clean copy bound in contemporary half calf, marbled boards. Red gilt label. Joints cracked and wear to head and tail. large folio. Robert Laurie and James Whittle. 1795. 1. Orbis Romani, pars Orientalis. 2. Orbis Romani, pars Occidentalis. 3. Orbis Veteribus Notus. 4. Gallia. 5. Italiae. 6. Graeciae. 7. AsiƦ Minor, et Syriae. 8. Palaestina. 9. Aegyptus. (To which are added) 10. Britannia Romana, by Mr. Horsley. 11. Graeciae, pars Septentrionalis by Mons. de L'Isle. 12. Graeciae pars Meridionalis by Mons. de L'Isle. 13. Germany, France, Italy, Spain, and the British Isles, in an intermediate State, between Ancient and Modern Geography; by Mons. D'Anville.

Price

£495.00