Book Title the American Geography, or a view of the present situation of the United States of America containing Astronomical, Geography, Geographical Definitions, Discovery and General Descriptions of their Boundaries........
Binding (hardback, paperback, etc.) Hardcover
Book Condition Fair with no dust jacket
Edition First Edition; Various
Publisher's Name London, England Printed for John Stockdale, Piccadilly 1794
Seller ID or SKU 61137
This is an original 1790's printing (not a reprint) that has been rebound in a nice library binding, BUT Title page is missing as are the Maps. Otherwise complete. Many of the pages are uncut. This is one of if not the earliest Geograpaphy works printed about the United States of America. The Introduction has 42 pages devoted to definitions, theories, etc. Other sections include America, North America, South America, West India Islands, and other work on New Discoveries, etc. Rebinding has tan cover with marbeled end papers. This is an important work and scarce. ; no maps; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 716 pages