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The encyclopædia of geography

comprising a complete description of the earth; physical, statistical, civil and political, exhibiting its relation to the heavenly bodies, its physical structure, the natural history of each country, and the industry, commerce, political institutions, and civil and social state of all nations

by Murray, Hugh

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Published by Blanchard and Lea in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Hugh Murray ... [et al.].
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 49381, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 49381
ContributionsBradford, T. G. (Thomas Gamaliel), 1802-1887
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination7 microfiches (314 fr.)
Number of Pages314
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24652293M
ISBN 100665493819

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