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A View of Universal History, from the Creation to the Year 1803; with a Brief Chronology. Abridged, for the Use of children, from the Twenty-five Volumes of Dr. Mavor's Universal History.

A View of Universal History, from the Creation to the Year 1803; with a Brief Chronology. Abridged, for the Use of children, from the Twenty-five Volumes of Dr. Mavor's Universal History.

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A View of Universal History, from the Creation to the Year 1803; with a Brief Chronology. Abridged, for the Use of children, from the Twenty-five Volumes of Dr. Mavor's Universal History.

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London: Printed for Richard Phillips, 1803. A good copy in contemporary calf-backed pattened boards. Red spine with gilt title. Bumping to corners with some shelf wear to bottom edge. iv + 171pp + advertisements to rear. 1 folding map remaining (of 2 originally), this being an engraving 'An accurate map of the world. Drawn from the most modern maps and charts including the discoveries of Capn Cook and other circumnavigators' by T. Bowen. Internally this remains neat, clean, bright and sound. Page edges decorated with blue mottled effect. Previous owner's small signature to fep.. First Edition. Hardback. Good. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

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Bookseller
Rickaro Books Ltd GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
054914
Title
A View of Universal History, from the Creation to the Year 1803; with a Brief Chronology. Abridged, for the Use of children, from the Twenty-five Volumes of Dr. Mavor's Universal History.
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Printed for Richard Phillips
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1803
Keywords
Ninetenth Century History World History Social History Maps
Bookseller catalogs
Social History; Essays, Studies and Literary Criticisms;
Size
16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall
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At Rickaro Books, we have over 30 years experience in bookselling and customer care. We have a retail shop located in the historic town of Horbury and whilst we sell online, we always welcome visitors to the shop.We specialise in T.E. Lawrence (Lawrence of Arabia) but also carry a wide range of other titles across the fields of military, local history and first edition fiction. if you are seeking for a particular title, we are happy to assist and are always interested in purchasing good, collectable books.

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