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The British Empire in 1825

being a popular grammar of British geography in the four quarters of the world : with seven maps and one hundred views

by J. Goldsmith

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Published by G.B. Whittaker in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby J. Goldsmith [i.e. Sir Richard Phillips]
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 47261, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 47261
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination5 microfiches (241 fr.)
Number of Pages241
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24632519M
ISBN 100665472617


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