Imágenes de páginas
PDF
EPUB

PUBLISHERS NOTICE. To show in some degree, the estimalion in which the follows: ing work is held by literary gentlemen of the first respectability in our country, the publishers think proper to slate, that they have in their possession ample recommendations of the plan and execution of the work from the following persons.

Reverend Ashbel Green, D.D. President of Princeton College-Reverend Philip Lindsley, Vice Presi. dent of Princeton College-Reverend Daniel Hascall, Professor in the Baptist Literary and Theological Seminary, Hamilton, New-York-Simeon De Witt,Esqe Surveyor General of the State of New-YorkRever rend Thomas C. Brownell, Bishop of Connecticut Reverend Zephaniah Swift Moore, President of the Collegiate Institution at Amherst, Mass.-Reverend Abel Flint, D. D.-Mr. James L. Kingsley, Professor of Languages in Yale College--Reverend Chuncey A. Goodrich, Professor of Rhetoric and Oratory in Yale CollegeRev. Thomas H. Gallaudet, Principal of the American Asylum.

A SYSTEM OF UNIVERSAL* GEOGRAPHY ;.

ANCIENT AND MODERN: ON THE PLAN OF THE RUDIMENTS OF GEOGRAPHY." Modern Geography by Wm. C. WOODBRIDGE.

Ancient Geography, by EMMA WILLARD. Accompanied by an Atlas on an improved plan, embracing eight Maps, two Charts, and ten quarto

pages of Tables, Questions, Bc. The above work, designed for the use of the higher classes in Academies and Schools, comprises 454 large duodecimo pages, and by an unusual compression, embraces, (including the letter-press of the Atlas,) more than double the quantity of matter found in any other School Geography now in use. By means of this compression, the comparative expense of the book has been greatly reduced, and a complete system of Universal Geography, embracing all the subjects properly belonging to the science, has been brought within the means of overy individual, and at a much less expense than heretofore.

[graphic]
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]

OF

GEOGRAPHY,

ON A NEW PLAN.

DESIGNED TO ASSIST THE MEMORY BY

COMPARISON AND CLASSIFICATION;

WITH NUMEROUS ENGRAVINGS OF

MANNERS, CUSTOMS AND CURIOSITIES.

ACCOMPANIED WITH AN

ATLAS,

EXHIBITING THE

"PREVAILING RELIGIONS, FORMS OF GOVERNMENT,

DEGREES OF CIVILIZATION,

AND THE COMPARATIVE SIZE OF

TOWNS, RIVERS AND MOUNTAINS

BY WILLIAM C. WOODBRIDGE, A. M.
Author of a System of Universal Geography

SIXTH EDITION.

FROM THE THIRD IMPROVED EDITION.'

HARTFORD:
ALIVER D. COOKE & co,

« AnteriorContinuar »