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Neuer Orbis Pictus fur die Jugend by  John Amos Comenius - Hardcover - Third - 1835 - from Phantom Tollbooth (SKU: Biblio760)

Neuer Orbis Pictus fur die Jugend

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Neuer Orbis Pictus fur die Jugend

by Comenius, John Amos

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GAILER, J.E., ed. Neuer orbis pictus für die Jugend, oder, Schauplatz der Natur, der Kunst und des Menschenlebens ... nach der früheren Anlage des Comenius. Reutlingen: Johann Conrad Mäcken jun., 1835. [i]-x, 706, [4], 8 ad pp. With 321 lithographed illustrations on 161 plates. Tinted engraved title. 8vo (130 x 207 mm). Period calf. Tree illustration stamped in blind to upper cover.
Text in three languages (English, German, French) printed in three columns w/ Latin at the end of each entry. Numerous engraved illustrations. Numbered pages run to 706 w/ index in the back. In very good condition, no tears, a prev owner's name very faint and stamp at the front endpaper.

About this book:
Third edition of Gailer's updated version of Comenius' "world in pictures": the seminal textbook featuring lithographed illustrations on natural history, astronomy, agriculture, world cultures, technology, trades, and all other subjects proper to an encyclopedic introduction to the world's knowledge, accompanied by one to two line descriptions in French, German, English, and Latin.


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Neuer Orbis Pictus fur die Jugend
Comenius, John Amos
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Johann Conrad Maecken
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encyclopedia, orbis pictus, world in pictures, history, astronomy, agriculture, education, textbook, school, Comenius, antiquarian, illustrated, education

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