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CATALOGUE OF NEW WORKS
I. Geography, Topography, Voyages and Travels, Guide Books, etc.
NOTES OF A TRAVELLER
On the Social and Political State of France, Prussia, Switzerland, Italy, and other parts of Europe, during the present century. By Samuel Laing, Esq. 1 vol. 8vo. 16s. cloth lettered. JOURNAL OF A RESIDENCE IN NORWAY
During the years 1834, 1835, and 1836; made with a view to enquire into the Rural and Political Economy of that Country, and the Condition of its Inhabitants. By Samuel Laing, Esq. 2d Edition, 1 vol. 8vo. 14s. cloth lettered.
A TOUR IN SWEDEN
In 1838; comprising Observations on the Moral, Political, and Economical State of the Swedish Nation. By Samuel Laing, Esq. 1 vol. 8vo. 12s. cloth lettered.
GREECE AS A KINGDOM:
A Statistical Description of that Country-its Laws, Commerce, Resources, Public Institutions, Army, Navy, etc.-from the Arrival of King Otho, in 1833, down to the present time. From Official Documents and Authentic Sources. By Frederick Strong, Esq., Consul at Athens for the Kingdoms of Bavaria and Hanover. 1 vol. 8vo. 15s. cloth.
TRAVELS IN THE WEST:
Cuba, with Notices of Porto Rico and the Slave Trade. By D. Turnbull, Esq., Member of the Royal Academy of History at Madrid, and of the Royal Patriotic and Economic Societies of Havana. 1 vol. 8vo. with Map, 15s. cloth lettered.
MUSIC AND MANNERS IN FRANCE AND NORTH GERMANY:
A Series of Travelling Sketches of Art and Society. By H. F. Chorley, Esq. 3 vols. 31s. 6d. LOITERINGS OF TRAVEL:
A Collection of Sketches of Manners, Incidents of Travel, Tales, and Poetry. By N. P. Willis, Esq., author of "Pencillings by the Way," etc. 3 vols. post 8vo. 17. 11s. 6d. boards.
THE MOUNTAINS AND LAKES OF SWITZERLAND:
With Descriptive Sketches of other parts of the Continent. By Mrs. Bray, authoress of "Trials of the Heart," etc. etc. 3 vols. post 8vo. 17. 11s. 6d. boards.
SIR EDWARD SEAWARD'S NARRATIVE OF HIS SHIPWRECK,
And consequent Discovery of certain Islands in the Caribbean Sea: with a Detail of many extraordinary and highly interesting Events in his Life, from 1733 to 1749, as written in his own Diary. Edited by Miss Jane Porter. 3d Edition, with a New Nautical and Geographical Introduction, containing Extracts from a Paper by Mr. C. F. Collett, of the Royal Navy, identifying the Islands described by Sir Edward Seaward. 2 vols. post 8vo. 21s. cloth lettered. SKETCHES IN ERRIS AND TYRAWLEY.
By the Rev. Cæsar Otway. Post 8vo. with Map, and other Illustrations, 10s. 6d. cloth lettered. A TOUR IN CONNAUGHT:
Comprising Sketches of Clonmacnoise, Joyce Country, and Achill. By the Rev. C. Otway. Foolscap 8vo. with Illustrations, 78. 6d. cloth lettered.
SKETCHES IN IRELAND,
Descriptive of interesting Portions of the Counties of Donegal, Cork, and Kerry. By the Rev. Cæsar Otway. 2d Edition, corrected, 1 vol. foolscap 8vo. 68. cloth lettered.
A DICTIONARY, GEOGRAPHICAL, STATISTICAL, AND HISTORICAL, Of the various Countries, Places, and principal Natural Objects in the World. Illustrated with Maps. By J. R. M'Culloch, Esq. 2 vols. 8vo. cloth lettered. Vol. 1 is now ready, 21. cloth lettered; Vol. 2 will be ready in the spring.
AN ENCYCLOPÆDIA OF GEOGRAPHY;
Comprising a complete History of the Earth; 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 Hugh Murray, F.R.S.E. New Edition, brought down to 1840, with 82 Maps, drawn by Sidney Hall, and upwards of 1000 Engravings on Wood, from Drawings by Swainson, T. Landseer, Sowerby, Strutt, etc., representing the most remarkable Objects of Nature and Art in every Region of the Globe. 1 very thick vol. 8vo., containing upwards of 1500 pages, 37. cloth lettered.
THE HISTORY OF MARITIME AND INLAND DISCOVERY.
By W. D. Cooley, Esq. 3 vols. foolscap 8vo., with Vignette Titles, 18s. cloth lettered.
NARRATIVE OF A VOYAGE TO MADEIRA, TENERIFFE,
and along the Shores 'of the MEDITERRANEAN; including a Visit to Algiers, Egypt, Palestine, Tyre, Rhodes, Telmessus, Cyprus, and Greece, etc. etc. By W. R. Wilde, M.R.I.A. 2 vols. 8vo., with 30 Illustrations, 28s. cloth.
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Geography, Topography, Voyages and Travels,
A SYSTEM OF UNIVERSAL GEOGRAPHY,
Founded on the Works of Malte-Brun and Balbi, embracing an Historical Sketch of the Progress of Geographical Discovery, the Principles of Mathematical and Physical Geography, and a complete Description, from the mostrecent sources, of the Political and Social Condition of all the Countries in the World: with numerous Statistical Tables, and an Alphabetical Index of 12,000 Names. 1 thick vol. 8vo. closely and beautifully printed, 30s. strongly bound in cloth. Although the names of Malte-Brun and Balbi have been annexed to the present work, in consequence of its forming a digest of all the very valuable information embraced by the respective "Systems" of these distinguished geographers, yet the variety and extent of original matter which has been introduced into its pages would fully justify its being entitled an entirely new work. The Political Geography, together with the Descriptive, Topogra phical, and Statistical departments, have been contributed by the Editors, Mr. Hugh Smith and Mr. James Laurie; in the departments of Mathematical and Physical Geography, they have been assisted by J. P. Nichol, LL.D. F.R.S.E., Thos. Galloway, M.A. F.R.S., R. Hamilton, M.D. F.R.S.E., and J. H. Balfour, M.D. F.R.S.E.
NEW GENERAL ATLAS OF FIFTY-THREE MAPS,
on Columbier Paper; with the Divisions and Boundaries carefully coloured. Constructed entirely from New Drawings, and engraved by Sidney Hall. New Edition, thoroughly revised and corrected to 1841; including all the Alterations rendered necessary by the recent Official Surveys, the New Roads on the Continent, and a careful Comparison with the authenticated Discoveries published in the latest Voyages and Travels. Folded in half, Nine Guineas, halfbound in russia; full size of the Maps, Ten Pounds, half-bound in russia.
The following Maps have been re-engraved, from entirely new designs-Ireland, South Africa, Turkey in Asia; the following have been materially improved-Switzerland, North Italy, South Italy, Egypt, Central Germany, Southern Germany, Greece, Austria, Spain, and Portugal; a new Map of China, corrected from the recent government survey of the coast from Canton to Nankin (to which is appended, the Province of Canton, on an enlarged scale, in a separate compartment) has since been added.
A SKETCH OF ANCIENT AND MODERN GEOGRAPHY.
By Samuel Butler, D.D., late Lord Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry; and formerly Head Master of Shrewsbury School. New Edition, revised by his Son, 8vo. 9s. boards. The present edition has been carefully revised by the author's son, and such alterations introduced as continually-progressive discoveries and the latest information rendered necessary. Recent Travels have been constantly consulted where any doubt or difficulty seemed to require it; and some additional matter has been added, both in the ancient and modern part.
ATLAS OF MODERN GEOGRAPHY.
By the late Dr. Butler. New Edition; consisting of Twenty-three coloured Maps, from a New Set of Plates. 8vo. with Index, 12s. half-bound.
ATLAS OF ANCIENT GEOGRAPHY;
Consisting of Twenty-three coloured Maps. With Index. By the late Dr. Butler. New Edition. 8vo. 12s. half-bound.
**The above two Atlases may be had, half-bound, in One Volume, in 4to. price 248. BRITISH ATLAS OF FORTY-SEVEN MAPS,
CAREFULLY COLOURED; comprising separate Maps of every County in England, each
GUIDE TO ALL THE WATERING AND SEA-BATHING PLACES OF GREAT BRITAIN; containing full and accurate Descriptions of each Place, and of the Curiosities and striking Objects in the Environs; and forming an agreeable and useful Companion during a residence at any of the places, or during a summer tour in quest of health or pleasure: with a Description of the Lakes, and a Tour through Wales. New Edition, including the Scotch Watering Places, 1 thick vol. 18mo. illustrated by 94 Views and Maps, 15s. bound.
THE ORIGINAL PICTURE OF LONDON:
With a Description of its Environs. Re-edited, and mostly re-written, by J. Britton, F.S.A. etc. 28th Edition, with upwards of 100 Views of Public Buildings, Plan of the Streets, and Two Maps, 18mo. 98. neatly bound; with the Maps only, 68. bound.
NICHOLSON'S CAMBRIAN TRAVELLER'S GUIDE
In every direction; containing Remarks made during many Excursions in the Principality of Wales. 3d Edition, revised and corrected by his Son, the Rev. E. Nicholson, Incumbent of Minsterley, Salop. 1 thick vol. 8vo. 20s. cloth lettered.
THE WYE AND ITS ASSOCIATIONS:
A Narrative of a Pedestrian Ramble. By Leitch Ritchie, Esq., author of "Wanderings by the Loire," "Wanderings by the Seine," etc. etc. 1 vol. crown 8vo. with 12 highly-finished Engravings, after Sketches by T. Creswick, 128. cloth lettered.
ITALY AND ITS COMFORTS :
A Manual for Tourists. By M. Valery, author of "Travels in Corsica, Elba, Sardinia," etc. 1 vol. 12mo. with an Index Map, 73. 6d. cloth.
CATALOGUE OF NEW WORKS
II. History and Biography.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND,
From the Earliest Period to the Death of Elizabeth. By Sharon Turner, Esq. F.A.S. R.A.S.L. 12 vols. 8vo. 87. 38. cloth lettered.
The above may also be had in the following separate portions:THE HISTORY of the ANGLO-SAXONS; comprising the History of England from the Earliest Period to the Norman Conquest. 5th Edition, 3 vols. 8vo. 21. 58. boards.
THE HISTORY of ENGLAND during the MIDDLE AGES; comprising the Reigns from William the Conqueror to the Accession of Henry VIII., and also the History of the Literature, Religion, Poetry, and Progress of the Reformation, and of the Language during that period. 3d Edition, 5 vols. 8vo. 37. boards.
THE HISTORY of the REIGN of HENRY VIII.; comprising the Political History of the commencement of the English Reformation: being the First Part of the Modern History of England. 3d Edition, 2 vols. 8vo. 26s. boards.
THE HISTORY of the REIGNS of EDWARD VI., MARY, and ELIZABETH; being the Second Part of the Modern History of England. 2d Edition, 2 vols. 8vo. 32s. boards.
BLAIR'S CHRONOLOGICAL AND HISTORICAL TABLES,
From the Creation to our Time. New Edition, greatly improved, with additions and Corrections from the most authentic Writers, printed in a more convenient form, in 1 vol. royal 8vo. -In the spring.
THE GENERAL HISTORY OF THE WORLD,
From the Earliest Times until the year 1831. By Charles Von Rotteck, LL.D., Professor in the University of Freiburg, Aulic Counsellor, Member of the Chamber of Deputies of the Grand Duchy of Baden, etc. Translated from the German, and continued to 1840. 4 vols. 8vo. 21. cloth lettered.
Introduction-Of History in general.
First Book.-Ancient World: History from the Origin of Mankind, or from the Commencement of Historical Knowledge to the Migration of Nations-from A.M. 1 (or 3983 B.C. to A.D. 400.)
Second Book.-Middle Ages: History from the Great Migration of Nations until the Discovery of both Indies and the Reformation-from A.D. 400 to 1500.
Third Book.-Modern History, First Part:
Fourth Book.-Modern History, Second Part:
Appendix.-Containing a general View of the
Each volume contains a Table of Synchronal Events.
THE LIFE AND ADMINISTRATION OF EDWARD, FIRST EARL OF CLARENDON; with Original Correspondence and Authentic Papers never before published. By T. H. Lister, Esq. 3 vols. 8vo. with Portrait, 288. boards.
LIFE OF FREDERICK THE SECOND, KING OF PRUSSIA.
By Lord Dover. 2d Edition, 2 vols. 8vo. with Portrait, 288. boards.
Or, Annals of the Christian Church, from its Foundation to the present Time. Containing a View of General Church History, and the Course of Secular Events; the Limits of the Church and its Relations to the State; Controversies; Sects and Parties; Rites, Institutions, and Discipline; Ecclesiastical Writers. The whole arranged according to the order of Dates, and divided into Seven Periods. To which are added, Lists of Councils and Popes, Patriarchs, and Archbishops of Canterbury. By the Rev. J. É. Riddle, M.A., author of "The Complete Latin Dictionary." 1 vol. 8vo. 158. cloth lettered.
A HISTORY OF THE LIFE OF EDWARD THE BLACK PRINCE,
And of Various Events connected therewith, which occurred during the Reign of Edward III. King of England. By G. P. R. James, Esq. 2d Edition, 2 vols. foolscap 8vo. with Map, 158. cloth lettered.
THE HISTORY OF CHARLEMAGNE ;
With a Sketch of the State and History of France, from the Fall of the Roman Empire to the Rise of the Carlovingian Dynasty. By G. P. R. James, Esq. 1 vol. 8vo. with Portraits, etc. 168. boards.
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History and Biography-continued.
THE HISTORY OF RUSSIA,
From the Earliest Period to the Treaty of Tilsit. By Robert Bell, Esq. 3 vols. foolscap 8vo. with Vignette Titles, 18s. cloth lettered.
THE HISTORY OF SPAIN AND PORTUGAL.
By Dr. Dunham. 5 vols. foolscap 8vo. with Vignette Titles, 17. 10s. cloth lettered.
THE HISTORY OF EUROPE DURING THE MIDDLE AGES.
By Dr. Dunham. 4 vols. foolscap 8vo. with Vignette Titles, 17. 48. cloth lettered.
THE HISTORY OF THE ITALIAN REPUBLICS;
Or, of the Origin, Progress, and Fall of Freedom in Italy, from A.D. 476 to 1805. By J. C. L. de Sismondi. 2 vols. foolscap 8vo. with Vignette Titles, 128. cloth lettered.
THE HISTORY OF THE FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE ;
Comprising a View of the Invasion and Settlement of the Barbarians. By J. C. L. de Sismondi. 2 vols. foolscap 8vo. with Vignette Titles, 128. cloth lettered.
THE HISTORY OF ROME.
2 vols. foolscap 8vo. 128. cloth lettered.
THE HISTORY OF GREECE.
By the Right Rev. the Lord Bishop of St. David's. Vols. 1 to 7, foolscap 8vo. with Vignette Titles, 21. 28. cloth lettered.
A TREATISE ON THE ARTS, MANNERS, MANUFACTURES, AND INSTITUTIONS of the GREEKS and ROMANS. By the Rev. T. D. Fosbroke, etc. etc. 2 vols. foolscap 8vo. with Vignette Titles, 128. cloth lettered.
THE HISTORY OF THE CHRISTIAN CHURCH,
From its Foundation to A.D. 1492. By the Rev. H. Stebbing, M.A., etc. 2 vols. foolscap 8vo. with Vignette Titles, 12s. cloth lettered.
THE HISTORY OF THE REFORMATION.
By the Rev. H. Stebbing. 2 vols. foolscap 8vo. with Vignette Titles, 128. cloth lettered. THE HISTORY OF MARITIME AND INLAND DISCOVERY.
By W. D. Cooley, Esq. 3 vols. foolscap 8vo. with Vignette Titles, 188. cloth lettered.
THE CHRONOLOGY OF HISTORY.
Containing Tables, Calculations, and Statements indispensable for ascertaining the Dates of Historical Events, and of Public and Private Documents, from the Earliest Period to the Present Time. By Sir Harris Nicolas, K.C. M.G. Second Edition, corrected throughout. 1 vol. foolscap 8vo. with Vignette Title, 6s. cloth lettered.
THE STATESMEN OF THE COMMONWEALTH OF ENGLAND.
With an Introductory Treatise on the Popular Progress in English History. By John Forster, Esq. 5 vols. foolscap 8vo. with Original Portraits of Pym, Eliot, Hampden, Cromwell, and an Historical Scene after a Picture by Cattermole, 17. 10s. cloth lettered.
The Introductory Treatise, intended as an Introduction to the Study of the Great Civil War in the Seventeenth Century, may be had separately, price 2s. 6d.
The above 5 vols. form Mr. Forster's Portion of the Lives of Eminent British Statesmen, by Sir James Mackintosh, the Right Hon. T. P. Courtenay, and John Forster, Esq. 7 vols. foolscap 8vo. with Vignette Titles, 21. 28. cloth lettered.
LIVES OF THE MOST EMINENT ENGLISH POETS.
By Robert Bell, Esq. 2 vols. foolscap 8vo. with Vignette Titles, 12s. cloth lettered.
THE HISTORY OF DENMARK, SWEDEN, AND NORWAY.
By Dr. Dunham. 3 vols. foolscap 8vo. with Vignette Titles, 188. cloth lettered.
THE HISTORY OF POLAND.
By Dr. Dunham. 1 vol. foolscap 8vo. with Vignette Title, 68. cloth lettered.
THE LIVES OF THE EARLY WRITERS OF GREAT BRITAIN.
By Dr. Dunham, R. Bell, Esq., etc. etc. 1 vol. foolscap 8vo. with Vignette Title, 68. cloth lettered.
LIVES OF EMINENT BRITISH LAWYERS.
By Henry Roscoe, Esq. 1 vol. foolscap 8vo. with Vignette Title, 68. cloth lettered.