Geography Made Easy: Being an Abridgement of the American Geography. Containing Astronomical Geography; Discovery and General Description of America; General View of the United States; Particular Accounts of the Thirteen United States of America, in Regard to Their Boundaries, Extent, River, etc. Jedidiah Morse.

Geography Made Easy: Being an Abridgement of the American Geography. Containing Astronomical Geography; Discovery and General Description of America; General View of the United States; Particular Accounts of the Thirteen United States of America, in Regard to Their Boundaries, Extent, River, etc.

Boston: Printed by Samuel Hall, 1791. Third Edition. Hardcover. Item #29723

Third edition, corrected. viii, [1], 10-323pp. Contemporary full calf with label lettered in gold on the spine. With seven maps. Howes notes: "First American school geography and first American book describing the western country." Lacks frontispiece map of the world. The maps of the solar system, Earth, United States, and South America are all partially torn and with losses. Page 38 is a facsimile with a library stamp on the verso. Covers show heavy wear, previous owners' names on the front pastedown endpaper and verso of title page, tear to upper corner of page 33, foxing, toning, and the occasional tear to text. A fair copy. Howes M842. Sabin 50936. ; 12mo.

Price: $150.00

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