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Geographical Present : Being Descriptions of the Several Countries of AFRICA.  Compiled from the Best Autorities.  With Representations of the Various Inhabitants in Theirr Respedtive Costumes. by  Mary Anne) (Venning - First Edition - 1831 - from Old Bookshelf (SKU: 003665)

Geographical Present : Being Descriptions of the Several Countries of AFRICA. Compiled from the Best Autorities. With Representations of the Various Inhabitants in Theirr Respedtive Costumes.

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Geographical Present : Being Descriptions of the Several Countries of AFRICA. Compiled from the Best Autorities. With Representations of the Various Inhabitants in Theirr Respedtive Costumes.

by (Venning, Mary Anne)

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Hartford, CT: William Burgess, Juvenile Emporium, 1831. iv, 130, 8pp. Leather backed marbled boards, 12 hand-colored plates. Covers detached and contents partially disbound and all pages present, spine mostly perished, ex-lhistorical society blind stamp on title page, text and illustrations in a well-preserved state with very light and occasional foxing, soiling to front pastedown, brief inscription on title page. A very uncommon title priced according to condition.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fair. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

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Bookseller Inventory #
003665
Title
Geographical Present : Being Descriptions of the Several Countries of AFRICA. Compiled from the Best Autorities. With Representations of the Various Inhabitants in Theirr Respedtive Costumes.
Author
(Venning, Mary Anne)
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fair
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
William Burgess, Juvenile Emporium
Place of Publication
Hartford, CT
Date published
1831
Keywords
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Bookseller catalogs
Travel and Geography; Color Plates; Collectible;
Size
16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall

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