Guy’s School Geography, on a new and easy plan; comprising not only a complete general description, but much topographical information… expressly adapted to every dage and capacity, and to every class of learners, both in ladies’ and gentlemen’s schools. Eighth edition.

  • Guy, Joseph
  • London: Printed for Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy 1821


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12mo, pp. vi, [ii], 182, [2, ads] + 7 folding engraved maps. Contemporary sheep. Some marks and spotting, two plates torn a little along folds. Binding somewhat soiled and a touch worn, extremities rubbed. Ink ownership inscription of Miss Margaret White, dated 1824, to verso of front flyleaf.


A reprint of a popular schoolbook on geography, with a brief entry on Edinburgh stating that the city 'makes a grand appearance: the castle is built on a solid rock of great height, and looks down upon the city, commanding a most extensive and beautiful view'.

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