THE GENERAL GAZETTEER: OR, COMPENDIOUS GEOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY. Containing a Description of all the Empires, Kingdoms, States, Republics, Provinces, Cities, Chief Towns, Forts, Fortresses, Castles, Citadels, Seas, Harbours, Bays, Rivers, Lakes, Mountains, Capes, and Promontories in the Known World; etc., etc.
Published by Printed for J. F. and C Rivington, T. Carnan, F. Newber, and J. Johnson etc. in London 1778
Fourth Edition, improved with Additions and Corrections. 8vo. (approx. 21.5 x 13cm) full calf with raised bands, red title label, gilt, to spine. Pages unnumbered. Text in double columns. 1 page Publisher's advertisements at end. Illustrated with 9 folding maps including a Map of the World as frontispiece. Neat pencil inscriptions to front endpapers. No other markings or inscriptions. Occasional light foxing. Lower, outer corner of one page torn with small loss of text. Light wear and rubbing to spine. Overall a GOOD+ COPY.